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UM cicada study discovers two genomes that function as one
August 28, 2014
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.University of Montana (UM) researchers discovered that Hodgkinia had subtly become more complex through a speciation event in which the original lineage split to produce two separate but interdependent species of Hodgkinia. What was previously thought to be a tripartite, or a three-way symbiosis, is now proven to actually be a four-way symbiosis.Full Story
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