- Horizontal transfer of DNA from the mitochondrial to the plastid genome and its subsequent evolution in milkweeds (apocynaceae)Shannon C K Straub
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Oregon State University
Genome Biol Evol 5:1872-85. 2013..syriaca and is likely nonfunctional. Furthermore, we found recent gene conversion of the mitochondrial rpoC2 pseudogene in Asclepias by the plastid gene, which reflects continued interaction of these genomes. ..
- Navigating the tip of the genomic iceberg: Next-generation sequencing for plant systematicsShannon C K Straub
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Oregon State University, 2082 Cordley Hall, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
Am J Bot 99:349-64. 2012..By combining multiplexing approaches with NGS throughput, systematists may no longer need to choose between more taxa or more characters. Here we describe a genome skimming (shallow sequencing) approach for plant systematics...
- Building a model: developing genomic resources for common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) with low coverage genome sequencingShannon C K Straub
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
BMC Genomics 12:211. 2011..could be useful in characterizing the genome of a plant without prior genomic information and for development of genomic resources as a step toward further developing A. syriaca as a model in ecology and evolution...