Francesco Catania

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic diversity in the Paramecium aurelia species complex
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 26:421-31. 2009
  2. pmc Endogenous mechanisms for the origins of spliceosomal introns
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Hered 100:591-6. 2009
  3. pmc Evolutionary dynamics of a conserved sequence motif in the ribosomal genes of the ciliate Paramecium
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, 1001E 3rd Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:129. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Genetic diversity in the Paramecium aurelia species complex
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 26:421-31. 2009
    ..aurelia strains and their multilocus genetic profile, a controversial finding that has major consequences for both the current methods of species assignment and the species problem in the P. aurelia complex...
  2. pmc Endogenous mechanisms for the origins of spliceosomal introns
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Hered 100:591-6. 2009
    ..These two nonmutually exclusive hypotheses provide a powerful way to explain the establishment of spliceosomal introns in eukaryotes without invoking an exogenous source...
  3. pmc Evolutionary dynamics of a conserved sequence motif in the ribosomal genes of the ciliate Paramecium
    Francesco Catania
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, 1001E 3rd Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:129. 2010
    ..Moreover, the evolutionary dynamics of regulatory elements in 3' untranslated regions (both in protozoa and metazoa) remains a virtually unexplored issue...