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Genome Duplication Encourages Rapid Adaptation of Plants


Science & Tech  (tags: Plants, genetic, environmental, chromosomes )

Suzane
- 2419 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Plants adapt to the local weather and soil conditions in which they grow, and these environmental adaptations are known to evolve over thousands of years as mutations slowly accumulate in plants' genetic code.



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Comments

Rajee Seetharam (138)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 2:58 am
Interesting!! Thanks and I've noted.
 

Carol H (229)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 4:59 am
noted, thanks Suzane
 

Roger G (154)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 1:51 pm
very interesting, thanks !
 

William Y (54)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 3:41 pm
Interesting
 

. (0)
Friday May 6, 2011, 12:49 am
Thank you.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 6, 2011, 4:21 am
Thanks, interesting. I don't think it changes the theory, but does provide for a scientific explanation.

 

. (0)
Friday May 6, 2011, 11:25 am
noted with thanks for the info!
 

Debra Van Way (12)
Friday May 6, 2011, 1:40 pm
Noted and thanks.
 

Edgar Zuim (47)
Friday May 6, 2011, 2:05 pm
Very good. Science working for the environment. Plants are also part of the ecological balance.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday May 8, 2011, 7:50 am
Interesting article.
 

Cindy C (125)
Monday May 9, 2011, 1:28 pm
FASCINATING AND THANK YOU
 
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