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Evolution, Composition and Regulation of Supernumerary B Chromosomes

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Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Corrensstrasse 3, 06466 Gatersleben, Germany
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Aberystwyth University, Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS), Edward Llwyd Building, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth SY23 3DA, UK
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Institute of Bioscience at Botucatu, São Paulo State University—UNESP, Botucatu, SP 18618, Brazil
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Laboratory of Comparative Genomics, Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes, Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology SB RAS, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
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Genes 2019, 10(2), 161; https://doi.org/10.3390/genes10020161
Received: 9 January 2019 / Accepted: 10 January 2019 / Published: 20 February 2019
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Supernumerary B chromosomes (Bs) are dispensable genetic elements found in thousands of species of plants and animals, and some fungi [...] View Full-Text
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Houben, A.; Jones, N.; Martins, C.; Trifonov, V. Evolution, Composition and Regulation of Supernumerary B Chromosomes. Genes 2019, 10, 161.

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