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Fungal evolution: On the origin of yeast species

High-throughput population genomics reveals how the evolution of chromosome arrangement and sequence divergence followed by secondary contact upon glacier retreat initiates homoploid hybrid speciation in natural populations of the budding yeast Saccharomyces paradoxus.

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Figure 1: Genomics of speciation.


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Stelkens, R., Greig, D. Fungal evolution: On the origin of yeast species. Nat Microbiol 1, 15017 (2016).

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