Why genes persist in organelle genomes

D.O. Daley, James Whelan

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Mitochondria and plastids ( including chloroplasts) have a small but vital genetic coding capacity, but what are the properties of some genes that dictate that they must remain encoded in organelles?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)online - approx 5-10pp
JournalGenome Biology
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2005


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