B G Palestis

Summary

Affiliation: Wagner College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc B chromosomes are more frequent in mammals with acrocentric karyotypes: support for the theory of centromeric drive
    Brian G Palestis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S22-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The distribution of B chromosomes across species
    B G Palestis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
    Cytogenet Genome Res 106:151-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Phyletic hot spots for B chromosomes in angiosperms
    Donald A Levin
    Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78713, USA
    Evolution 59:962-9. 2005

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Publications3

  1. pmc B chromosomes are more frequent in mammals with acrocentric karyotypes: support for the theory of centromeric drive
    Brian G Palestis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S22-4. 2004
    ..In addition, we demonstrate an association between the shape of the B chromosomes and the shape of the typical ('A') chromosomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint The distribution of B chromosomes across species
    B G Palestis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
    Cytogenet Genome Res 106:151-8. 2004
    ..Our understanding of why B chromosomes are present in some species and absent in others is still in its infancy, and we suggest several potential avenues for future research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Phyletic hot spots for B chromosomes in angiosperms
    Donald A Levin
    Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78713, USA
    Evolution 59:962-9. 2005
    ..There were many B-chromosome hot spots, including Liliales and Commelinales at the order level. At the family level, there was a trend suggesting that B-chromosome frequencies are positively correlated with genome size...