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Lunerová J, Renny-Byfield S, Matyášek R et al. (2017) . Concerted evolution rapidly eliminates sequence variation in rDNA coding regions but not in intergenic spacers in Nicotiana tabacum allotetraploid.Plant Systematics and Evolution vol. 303, (8) 1043-1060.
10.1007/s00606-017-1442-7
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/25272
Leitch AR, Trimmer M, Guignard M et al. (2017) . Impacts of Nitrogen and Phosphorus: From Genomes to Natural Ecosystems and Agriculture.Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution vol. 5, (70) 1-9.
10.3389/fevo.2017.00070
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/24815
Hidalgo O, Pellicer J, Christenhusz M et al. (2017) . Is There an Upper Limit to Genome Size?.Trends Plant Sci vol. 22, (7) 567-573.
10.1016/j.tplants.2017.04.005
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/24818
Baracchi D, Marples A, Jenkins AJ et al. (2017) . Nicotine in floral nectar pharmacologically influences bumblebee learning of floral features.Sci Rep vol. 7, (1) 1951-1951.
10.1038/s41598-017-01980-1
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/24821
Garcia S, Kova¿ík A, Leitch AR et al. (2017) . Cytogenetic features of rRNA genes across land plants: analysis of the Plant rDNA database.Plant J vol. 89, (5) 1020-1030.
10.1111/tpj.13442
Dodsworth S, Jang TS, Struebig M et al. (2016) . Genome-wide repeat dynamics reflect phylogenetic distance in closely related allotetraploid Nicotiana (Solanaceae).Plant Systematics and Evolution1-8.
10.1007/s00606-016-1356-9
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/17780
McCarthy EW, Chase MW, Knapp S et al. (2016) . Transgressive phenotypes and generalist pollination in the floral evolution of Nicotiana polyploids.Nature Plants vol. 2, Article 16119, 1-9.
10.1038/nplants.2016.119
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/15028
Huska D, Leitch IJ, de Carvalho JF et al. (2016) . Persistence, dispersal and genetic evolution of recently formed Spartina homoploid hybrids and allopolyploids in Southern England.Biological Invasions vol. 18, (8) 2137-2151.
10.1007/s10530-015-0956-6
Guignard MS, Nichols RA, Knell RJ et al. (2016) . Genome size and ploidy influence angiosperm species’ biomass under nitrogen and phosphorus limitation.New Phytologist
10.1111/nph.13881
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11229
Dodsworth S, Chase MW, Leitch AR (2016) . Is post-polyploidization diploidization the key to the evolutionary success of angiosperms?.Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society vol. 180, (1) 1-5.
10.1111/boj.12357
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11949
Dodsworth S, Chase MW, Särkinen T et al. (2016) . Using genomic repeats for phylogenomics: A case study in wild tomatoes (Solanum section Lycopersicon: Solanaceae).Biological Journal of the Linnean Society vol. 117, (1) 96-105.
10.1111/bij.12612
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11211
Dodsworth S, Leitch AR, Leitch IJ (2015) . Genome size diversity in angiosperms and its influence on gene space.Curr Opin Genet Dev vol. 35, 73-78.
10.1016/j.gde.2015.10.006
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11209
Kelly LJ, Renny-Byfield S, Pellicer J et al. (2015) . Analysis of the giant genomes of Fritillaria (Liliaceae) indicates that a lack of DNA removal characterizes extreme expansions in genome size.New Phytol vol. 208, (2) 596-607.
10.1111/nph.13471
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11222
Ma L, Hatlen A, Kelly LJ et al. (2015) . Angiosperms Are Unique among Land Plant Lineages in the Occurrence of Key Genes in the RNA-Directed DNA Methylation (RdDM) Pathway.Genome Biol Evol vol. 7, (9) 2648-2662.
10.1093/gbe/evv171
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/10033
Matthews A, Emelianova K, Hatimy AA et al. (2015) . 250 years of hybridization between two biennial herb species without speciation.AoB Plants vol. 7,
10.1093/aobpla/plv081
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11210
Lunerova J, Matyasek R, Fulnecek J et al. (2015) . Gene conversion of rDNA units in tobacco allopolyploid genome is gradual and locus dependent. CHROMOSOME RESEARCH. vol. 23, 396-397.
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/7748
McCarthy EW, Arnold SEJ, Chittka L et al. (2015) . The effect of polyploidy and hybridization on the evolution of floral colour in Nicotiana (Solanaceae).Ann Bot vol. 115, (7) 1117-1131.
10.1093/aob/mcv048
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11213
Peška V, Fajkus P, Fojtová M et al. (2015) . Characterisation of an unusual telomere motif (TTTTTTAGGG)n in the plant Cestrum elegans (Solanaceae), a species with a large genome.Plant J vol. 82, (4) 644-654.
10.1111/tpj.12839
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/7634
Dobešová E, Malinská H, Matyášek R et al. (2015) . Silenced rRNA genes are activated and substitute for partially eliminated active homeologs in the recently formed allotetraploid, Tragopogon mirus (Asteraceae).Heredity (Edinb) vol. 114, (3) 356-365.
10.1038/hdy.2014.111
Dodsworth S, Chase MW, Kelly LJ et al. (2015) . Genomic repeat abundances contain phylogenetic signal.Syst Biol vol. 64, (1) 112-126.
10.1093/sysbio/syu080
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/15030
Dodsworth S, Chase MW, Särkinen T et al. (2015) . Using genomic repeats for phylogenomics: A case study in wild tomatoes (Solanum section Lycopersicon: Solanaceae).Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
10.1111/bij.12612
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11211
Becher H, Ma L, Kelly LJ et al. (2014) . Endogenous pararetrovirus sequences associated with 24 nt small RNAs at the centromeres of Fritillaria imperialis L. (Liliaceae), a species with a giant genome.Plant J vol. 80, (5) 823-833.
10.1111/tpj.12673
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/11225
Day PD, Berger M, Hill L et al. (2014) . Evolutionary relationships in the medicinally important genus Fritillaria L. (Liliaceae).Mol Phylogenet Evol vol. 80, 11-19.
10.1016/j.ympev.2014.07.024
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/6522
Leitch AR, Leitch IJ, Trimmer M et al. (2014) . Impact of genomic diversity in river ecosystems.Trends Plant Sci vol. 19, (6) 361-366.
10.1016/j.tplants.2013.12.005
Kovarik A, Renny-Byfield S, Grandbastien MA et al. (2013) . Evolutionary implications of genome and karyotype restructuring in nicotiana tabacum L.Polyploidy and Genome Evolution,
Jang T-S, Emadzade K, Parker J et al. (2013) . Chromosomal diversification and karyotype evolution of diploids in the cytologically diverse genus Prospero (Hyacinthaceae).BMC EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY vol. 13, Article ARTN 136,
10.1186/1471-2148-13-136
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/7771
Clare EL, Schiestl FP, Leitch AR et al. (2013) . The promise of genomics in the study of plant-pollinator interactions.Genome Biol vol. 14, (6)
10.1186/gb-2013-14-6-207
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/5281
Clare EL, Schiestl FP, Leitch AR et al. (2013) . The promise of genomics in the study of plant-pollinator interactions.Genome Biology
10.1186/gb4103
Renny-Byfield S, Kovarik A, Kelly LJ et al. (2013) . Diploidization and genome size change in allopolyploids is associated with differential dynamics of low- and high-copy sequences.Plant Journal vol. 74, (5) 829-839.
10.1111/tpj.12168
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/10798
Renny-Byfield S, Kovarik A, Kelly LJ et al. (2013) . Diploidization and genome size change in allopolyploids is associated with differential dynamics of low- and high-copy sequences.Plant J vol. 74, (5) 829-839.
10.1111/tpj.12168
Kelly LJ, Leitch AR, Clarkson JJ et al. (2013) . Reconstructing the complex evolutionary origin of wild allopolyploid tobaccos (Nicotiana section suaveolentes).Evolution vol. 67, (1) 80-94.
10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01748.x
Matyasek R, Renny-Byfield S, Fulnecek J et al. (2012) . Next generation sequencing analysis reveals a relationship between rDNA unit diversity and locus number in Nicotiana diploids.BMC GENOMICS vol. 13, Article ARTN 722,
10.1186/1471-2164-13-722
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/6560
Bozek M, Leitch AR, Leitch IJ et al. (2012) . Chromosome and genome size variation in Luzula (Juncaceae), a genus with holocentric chromosomes.BOTANICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY vol. 170, (4) 529-541.
10.1111/j.1095-8339.2012.01314.x
Kelly LJ, Leitch AR, Fay MF et al. (2012) . Why size really matters when sequencing plant genomes.PLANT ECOLOGY & DIVERSITY vol. 5, (4) 415-425.
10.1080/17550874.2012.716868
Parisod C, Mhiri C, Lim KY et al. (2012) . Differential Dynamics of Transposable Elements during Long-Term Diploidization of Nicotiana Section Repandae (Solanaceae) Allopolyploid Genomes.PLOS ONE vol. 7, (11) Article ARTN e50352,
10.1371/journal.pone.0050352
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/5366
Kovarik A, Lim K-Y, Souckova-Skalicka K et al. (2012) . A plant culture (BY-2) widely used in molecular and cell studies is genetically unstable and highly heterogeneous.BOTANICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY vol. 170, (3) 459-471.
10.1111/j.1095-8339.2012.01280.x
Kovarik A, Renny-Byfield S, Grandbastien MA et al. (2012) . Evolutionary implications of genome and karyotype restructuring in nicotiana tabacum L.Polyploidy and Genome Evolution, vol. 9783642314421,
Kovarik A, Renny-Byfield S, Grandbastien MA et al. (2012) . Evolutionary implications of genome and karyotype restructuring in Nicotiana tabacum L.Polyploidy and Genome Evolution, Editors: Soltis, PS, Soltis, DE, Springer Verlag
Moraes AP, Leitch IJ, Leitch AR (2012) . Chromosome studies in Orchidaceae: karyotype divergence in Neotropical genera in subtribe Maxillariinae.BOTANICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY vol. 170, (1) 29-39.
10.1111/j.1095-8339.2012.01266.x
Leitch IJ, LEITCH AR (2012) . Genome size diversity and evolution in land plants.Plant Genome Diversity Volume 2: Physical Structure, Behaviour and Evolution of Plant Genomes, Editors: Greilhuber, J, Dolezel, J, Wendel, JF,
Leitch AR, Leitch IJ (2012) . Ecological and genetic factors linked to contrasting genome dynamics in seed plants.New Phytol vol. 194, (3) 629-646.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04105.x
Buggs RJA, Renny-Byfield S, Chester M et al. (2012) . Next-generation sequencing and genome evolution in allopolyploids.Am J Bot vol. 99, (2) 372-382.
10.3732/ajb.1100395
Chester M, Gallagher JP, Symonds VV et al. (2012) . Extensive chromosomal variation in a recently formed natural allopolyploid species, Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae).PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA vol. 109, (4) 1176-1181.
10.1073/pnas.1112041109
BUGGS RJA, RENNY-BYFIELD S, CHESTER M et al. (2012) . Next-generation sequencing and genome evolution in allopolyploids.American Journal of Botany vol. 99, (2) 372-382.
10.3732/ajb.1100395
Renny-Byfield S, Kova¿ík A, Chester M et al. (2012) . Independent, rapid and targeted loss of highly repetitive DNA in natural and synthetic allopolyploids of Nicotiana tabacum.PLoS One vol. 7, (5)
10.1371/journal.pone.0036963
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/6561
Matyasek R, Fulnecek J, Leitch AR et al. (2011) . Analysis of two abundant, highly related satellites in the allotetraploid Nicotiana arentsii using double-strand conformation polymorphism analysis and sequencing.New Phytol vol. 192, (3) 747-759.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03827.x
Renny-Byfield S, Chester M, Kova¿ík A et al. (2011) . Next generation sequencing reveals genome downsizing in allotetraploid Nicotiana tabacum, predominantly through the elimination of paternally derived repetitive DNAs.Mol Biol Evol vol. 28, (10) 2843-2854.
10.1093/molbev/msr112
Malinska H, Tate JA, Mavrodiev E et al. (2011) . Ribosomal RNA genes evolution in Tragopogon: A story of New and Old World allotetraploids and the synthetic lines.TAXON vol. 60, (2) 348-354.
Malinska H, Tate JA, Matyasek R et al. (2010) . Similar patterns of rDNA evolution in synthetic and recently formed natural populations of Tragopogon (Asteraceae) allotetraploids.BMC EVOL BIOL vol. 10, Article 291,
10.1186/1471-2148-10-291
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/13884
Chester M, Leitch AR, Soltis PS et al. (2010) . Review of the Application of Modern Cytogenetic Methods (FISH/GISH) to the Study of Reticulation (Polyploidy/Hybridisation).Genes (Basel) vol. 1, (2) 166-192.
10.3390/genes1020166
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/24814
Chester M, Sykorova E, Fajkus J et al. (2010) . Single integration and spread of a Copia-like sequence nested in rDNA intergenic spacers of Allium cernuum (Alliaceae).Cytogenet Genome Res vol. 129, (1-3) 35-46.
10.1159/000312959
Renny-Byfield S, Ainouche M, Leitch IJ et al. (2010) . Flow cytometry and GISH reveal mixed ploidy populations and Spartina nonaploids with genomes of S. alterniflora and S. maritima origin.Ann Bot vol. 105, (4) 527-533.
10.1093/aob/mcq008
Kelly LJ, Leitch AR, Clarkson JJ et al. (2010) . Intragenic Recombination Events and Evidence for Hybrid Speciation in Nicotiana (Solanaceae).MOL BIOL EVOL vol. 27, (4) 781-799.
10.1093/molbev/msp267
Le Comber SC, Ainouche ML, Kovarik A et al. (2010) . Making a functional diploid: from polysomic to disomic inheritance.New Phytol vol. 186, (1) 113-122.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.03117.x
Clarkson JJ, Kelly LJ, Leitch AR et al. (2010) . Nuclear glutamine synthetase evolution in Nicotiana: Phylogenetics and the origins of allotetraploid and homoploid (diploid) hybrids.MOL PHYLOGENET EVOL vol. 55, (1) 99-112.
10.1016/j.ympev.2009.10.003
Koukalova B, Moraes AP, Renny-Byfield S et al. (2010) . Fall and rise of satellite repeats in allopolyploids of Nicotiana over c. 5 million years.NEW PHYTOL vol. 186, (1) 148-160.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.03101.x
Petit M, Guidat C, Daniel J et al. (2010) . Mobilization of retrotransposons in synthetic allotetraploid tobacco.NEW PHYTOL vol. 186, (1) 135-147.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.03140.x
Kejnovsky E, Leitch IJ, Leitch AR (2009) . Contrasting evolutionary dynamics between angiosperm and mammalian genomes.TRENDS ECOL EVOL vol. 24, (10) 572-582.
10.1016/j.tree.2009.04.010
Mlinarec J, Chester M, Siljak-Yakovlev S et al. (2009) . Molecular structure and chromosome distribution of three repetitive DNA families in Anemone hortensis L. (Ranunculaceae).CHROMOSOME RES vol. 17, (3) 331-346.
10.1007/s10577-009-9025-2
Garcia S, Lim KY, Chester M et al. (2009) . Linkage of 35S and 5S rRNA genes in Artemisia (family Asteraceae): first evidence from angiosperms.Chromosoma vol. 118, (1) 85-97.
10.1007/s00412-008-0179-z
Kovarik A, Werlemark G, Leitch AR et al. (2008) . The asymmetric meiosis in pentaploid dogroses (Rosa sect. Caninae) is associated with a skewed distribution of rRNA gene families in the gametes.Heredity (Edinb) vol. 101, (4) 359-367.
10.1038/hdy.2008.63
Robert ML, Lim KY, Hanson L et al. (2008) . Wild and agronomically important Agave species (Asparagaceae) show proportional increases in chromosome number, genome size, and genetic markers with increasing ploidy.BOT J LINN SOC vol. 158, (2) 215-222.
10.1111/j.1095-8339.2008.00831.x
Hernandez-Ibarra NK, Leitch AR, Cruz P et al. (2008) . Fluorescent in situ hybridization and characterization of the SalI family of satellite repeats in the Haliotis L. species (abalone) of the Northeast Pacific.GENOME vol. 51, (8) 570-579.
10.1139/G08-041
Leitch AR, Leitch IJ (2008) . Genomic plasticity and the diversity of polyploid plants.Science vol. 320, (5875) 481-483.
10.1126/science.1153585
Kovarik A, Dadejova M, Lim YK et al. (2008) . Evolution of rDNA in Nicotiana allopolyploids: a potential link between rDNA homogenization and epigenetics.Ann Bot vol. 101, (6) 815-823.
10.1093/aob/mcn019
Leitch IJ, Hanson L, Lim KY et al. (2008) . The ups and downs of genome size evolution in polyploid species of Nicotiana (Solanaceae).Ann Bot vol. 101, (6) 805-814.
10.1093/aob/mcm326
Lim KY, Soltis DE, Soltis PS et al. (2008) . Rapid chromosome evolution in recently formed polyploids in Tragopogon (Asteraceae).PLoS One vol. 3, (10)
10.1371/journal.pone.0003353
http://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/123456789/22172
Matyásek R, Tate JA, Lim YK et al. (2007) . Concerted evolution of rDNA in recently formed Tragopogon allotetraploids is typically associated with an inverse correlation between gene copy number and expression.Genetics vol. 176, (4) 2509-2519.
10.1534/genetics.107.072751
Lim KY, Matyasek R, Kovarik A et al. (2007) . Parental origin and genome evolution in the allopolyploid Iris versicolor.Ann Bot vol. 100, (2) 219-224.
10.1093/aob/mcm116
Petit M, Lim KY, Julio E et al. (2007) . Differential impact of retrotransposon populations on the genome of allotetraploid tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum).MOL GENET GENOMICS vol. 278, (1) 1-15.
10.1007/s00438-007-0226-0
Leitch AR (2007) . Conserved gene order belies rapid genome turnover - The dynamic interplay between genomic DNA and the outside world.HEREDITY vol. 98, (2) 61-62.
10.1038/sj.hdy.6800924
Hernandez-Ibarra NK, Ibarra AM, Cruz P et al. (2007) . FISH mapping of 5S rRNA genes in chromosomes of North American abalone species, Haliotis rufescens and H-fulgens. AQUACULTURE. vol. 272, S268-S268.
10.1016/j.aquaculture.2007.07.086
Garcia S, Chester M, Garnatje T et al. (2007) . Linkage of nuclear 45S and 5S rDNA in the sunflower family (Asteraceae) revealed by in situ hybridization and PCR. CHROMOSOME RESEARCH. vol. 15, 37-38.
Sykorova E, Fajkus J, Leitch A (2007) . Plant telomeres and telomerases. CHROMOSOME RESEARCH. vol. 15, 50-51.
Lim KY, Kovarik A, Matyasek R et al. (2007) . Sequence of events leading to near-complete genome turnover in allopolyploid Nicotiana within five million years.New Phytol vol. 175, (4) 756-763.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2007.02121.x
Dadejova M, Lim KY, Souckova-Skalicka K et al. (2007) . Transcription activity of rRNA genes correlates with a tendency towards intergenomic homogenization in Nicotiana allotetraploids.NEW PHYTOL vol. 174, (3) 658-668.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2007.02034.x
Lim KY, Kovarik A, Matyasek R et al. (2006) . Comparative genomics and repetitive sequence divergence in the species of diploid Nicotiana section Alatae.Plant J vol. 48, (6) 907-919.
10.1111/j.1365-313X.2006.02930.x
Salina EA, Lim KY, Badaeva ED et al. (2006) . Phylogenetic reconstruction of Aegilops section Sitopsis and the evolution of tandem repeats in the diploids and derived wheat polyploids.Genome vol. 49, (8) 1023-1035.
10.1139/g06-050
Lim KY, Souckova-Skalicka K, Sarasan V et al. (2006) . A genetic appraisal of a new synthetic Nicotiana tabacum (Solanaceae) and the Kostoff synthetic tobacco.AM J BOT vol. 93, (6) 875-883.
10.3732/ajb.93.6.875
Sykorova E, Fajkus J, Meznikova M et al. (2006) . Minisatellite telomeres occur in the family Alliaceae but are lost in Allium.AM J BOT vol. 93, (6) 814-823.
10.3732/ajb.93.6.814
Sýkorová E, Leitch AR, Fajkus J (2006) . Asparagales telomerases which synthesize the human type of telomeres.Plant Mol Biol vol. 60, (5) 633-646.
10.1007/s11103-005-5091-9
Leitch AR, Lim KY, Skalicka K et al. (2006) . Nuclear cytoplasmic interaction hypothesis and the role of translocations in Nicotiana allopolyploids. Radiation Risk Estimates in Normal and Emergency Situations. Editors: Cigna, AA, Druante, M, vol. 9, 319-326.
10.1007/1-4020-4956-0_32
Clarkson JJ, Lim KY, Kovarik A et al. (2005) . Long-term genome diploidization in allopolyploid Nicotiana section Repandae (Solanaceae).NEW PHYTOL vol. 168, (1) 241-252.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2005.01480.x
Koukalova B, Fojtova M, Lim KY et al. (2005) . Dedifferentiation of tobacco cells is associated with ribosomal RNA gene hypomethylation, increased transcription, and chromatin alterations.Plant Physiol vol. 139, (1) 275-286.
10.1104/pp.105.061788
Rotková G, Skleni¿ková M, Dvo¿á¿ková M et al. (2005) . Erratum: An evolutionary change in telomere sequence motif within the plant section Asparagales had significance for telomere nucleoprotein complexes (Cytogenetic and Genome Research (2004) 107 (132-138).Cytogenetic and Genome Research vol. 109, (4)
10.1159/000085946
Lim KY, Werlemark G, Matyasek R et al. (2005) . Evolutionary implications of permanent odd polyploidy in the stable sexual, pentaploid of Rosa canina L.Heredity (Edinb) vol. 94, (5) 501-506.
10.1038/sj.hdy.6800648
Skalicka K, Lim KY, Matyasek R et al. (2005) . Preferential elimination of repeated DNA sequences from the paternal, Nicotiana tomentosiformis genome donor of a synthetic, allotetraploid tobacco.NEW PHYTOL vol. 166, (1) 291-303.
10.1111/j.1469-8137.2004.01297.x
Kovarik A, Pires JC, Leitch AR et al. (2005) . Rapid concerted evolution of nuclear ribosomal DNA in two tragopogon allopolyploids of recent and recurrent origin.GENETICS vol. 169, (2) 931-944.
10.1534/genetics.104.032839
Fajkus J, Sýkorová E, Leitch AR (2005) . Techniques in plant telomere biology.Biotechniques vol. 38, (2) 233-243.
10.2144/05382RV01
Rotkova G, Sklenickova M, Dvorackova M et al. (2005) . An evolutionary change in telomere sequence motif within the plant section Asparagales had significance for telomere nucleoprotein complexes (vol 104, pg 132, 2004).CYTOGENET GENOME RES vol. 109, (4) 535-535.
Haizel T, Lim YK, Leitch AR et al. (2005) . Molecular analysis of holocentric centromeres of Luzula species.Cytogenet Genome Res vol. 109, (1-3) 134-143.
10.1159/000082392
Lim KY, Matyasek R, Kovarik A et al. (2005) . Molecular cytogenetics and tandem repeat sequence evolution in the allopolyploid Nicotiana rustica compared with diploid progenitors N. paniculata and N. undulata.Cytogenet Genome Res vol. 109, (1-3) 298-309.
10.1159/000082413
Fajkus J, Sýkorová E, Leitch AR (2005) . Telomeres in evolution and evolution of telomeres.Chromosome Res vol. 13, (5) 469-479.
10.1007/s10577-005-0997-2
Clarkson JJ, Knapp S, Garcia VF et al. (2004) . Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions.Mol Phylogenet Evol vol. 33, (1) 75-90.
10.1016/j.ympev.2004.05.002
Kovarik A, Matyasek R, Lim KY et al. (2004) . Concerted evolution of 18-5.8-26S rDNA repeats in Nicotiana allotetraploids. BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY. vol. 82, 615-625.
10.1111/j.1095-8312.2004.00345.x
Melayah D, Lim KY, Bonnivard E et al. (2004) . Distribution of the Tnt1 retrotransposon family in the amphidiploid tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) and its wild Nicotiana relatives. BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY. vol. 82, 639-649.
10.1111/j.1095-8312.2004.00348.x
Lim KY, Matyasek R, Kovarik A et al. (2004) . Genome evolution in allotetraploid Nicotiana. BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY. vol. 82, 599-606.
10.1111/j.1095-8312.2004.00344.x
Pires JC, Lim KY, Kovarik A et al. (2004) . Molecular cytogenetic analysis of recently evolved Tragopogon (Asteraceae) allopolyploids reveal a karyotype that is additive of the diploid progenitors.AM J BOT vol. 91, (7) 1022-1035.
10.3732/ajb.91.7.1022
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LEITCH AR (2004) . Plant Genome: Biodiversity and Evolution. Volume 1, Part A: Phanerogams. Edited by A K Sharma and A Sharma.Quarterly Review of Biology vol. 79, (3) 305-306.
LEITCH AR, Skalicka A, Lim YK et al. (2004) . Rapid evolution of ribosomal DNA in natural and synthetic Nicotiana allopolyploids. Conference: Plant & Animal Genomes XII Conference (Town & Country Hotel, San Diego, CA) from: 10/01/2004 to: 14/01/2004,
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