2012

Organelle Genetics

Evolution of Organelle Genomes and Gene Expression

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ISBN: 978-3-642-22379-2 (Print) 978-3-642-22380-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Origins of Organelle Genomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-18

      Mitochondrial Origins

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-38

      Plastid Origins

  3. Organelle Genome Evolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 41-77

      Unusual Mitochondrial Genomes and Genes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 79-103

      Plastid Genomes of Parasitic Plants: A Trail of Reductions and Losses

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 105-119

      Mitochondria, Hydrogenosomes and Mitosomes in Relation to the CoRR Hypothesis for Genome Function and Evolution

  4. Mechanisms of Organelle Gene Loss

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 123-146

      Evolutionary Rate Variation in Organelle Genomes: The Role of Mutational Processes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 147-171

      Gene Transfer to the Nucleus

  5. Origins of Organelle Proteomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 175-216

      Recycling and Tinkering: The Evolution of Protein Transport to and into Endosymbiotically Derived Organelles

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-238

      Subcellular and Sub-organellar Proteomics as a Complementary Tool to Study the Evolution of the Plastid Proteome

  6. Evolution of Organelle Transcription

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-269

      Mitochondrial Gene Expression and Dysfunction in Model Protozoa

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 271-295

      Mechanism and Regulation of Mitochondrial Transcription in Animal Cells

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 297-325

      Transcription and Transcription Regulation in Chloroplasts and Mitochondria of Higher Plants

  7. Evolution of Organelle RNA Processing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 327-327

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 329-357

      Introns, Mobile Elements, and Plasmids

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 359-380

      tRNA Modification, Editing, and Import in Mitochondria

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 381-397

      Why Do Plants Edit RNA in Plant Organelles?

  8. Evolution of Organelle Translation, tRNAs and the Genetic Code

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 399-399

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 401-429

      Conserved and Organelle-Specific Molecular Mechanisms of Translation in Mitochondria

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 431-474

      Mitochondrial tRNA Structure, Identity, and Evolution of the Genetic Code

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    Book Chapter

    Pages E1-E1

    Erratum to: Mitochondria, Hydrogenosomes and Mitosomes in Relation to the CoRR Hypothesis for Genome Function and Evolution

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 475-482