Book 2012

Polyploidy and Genome Evolution


ISBN: 978-3-642-31441-4 (Print) 978-3-642-31442-1 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Evolutionary Significance of Whole-Genome Duplication

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-32

    Genetic Consequences of Polyploidy in Plants

  4. Chapter

    Pages 33-55

    Meiosis in Polyploid Plants

  5. Chapter

    Pages 57-76

    Origins of Novel Phenotypic Variation in Polyploids

  6. Chapter

    Pages 77-92

    Identifying the Phylogenetic Context of Whole-Genome Duplications in Plants

  7. Chapter

    Pages 93-108

    Ancient and Recent Polyploidy in Monocots

  8. Chapter

    Pages 109-135

    Genomic Plasticity in Polyploid Wheat

  9. Chapter

    Pages 137-145

    Maize (Zea Mays) as a Model for Studying the Impact of Gene and Regulatory Sequence Loss Following Whole-Genome Duplication

  10. Chapter

    Pages 147-180

    Polyploidy in Legumes

  11. Chapter

    Pages 181-207

    Jeans, Genes, and Genomes: Cotton as a Model for Studying Polyploidy

  12. Chapter

    Pages 209-224

    Evolutionary Implications of Genome and Karyotype Restructuring in Nicotiana tabacum L

  13. Chapter

    Pages 225-243

    Erratum From—Polyploid Evolution in Spartina: Dealing with Highly Redundant Hybrid Genomes

  14. Chapter

    Pages 245-270

    Allopolyploid Speciation in Action: The Origins and Evolution of Senecio cambrensis

  15. Chapter

    Pages 271-292

    The Early Stages of Polyploidy: Rapid and Repeated Evolution in Tragopogon

  16. Chapter

    Pages 293-308

    Yeast as a Window into Changes in Genome Complexity Due to Polyploidization

  17. Chapter

    Pages 309-339

    Two Rounds of Whole-Genome Duplication: Evidence and Impact on the Evolution of Vertebrate Innovations

  18. Chapter

    Pages 341-383

    Polyploidy in Fish and the Teleost Genome Duplication

  19. Chapter

    Pages 385-410

    Polyploidization and Sex Chromosome Evolution in Amphibians

  20. Chapter

    Pages E1-E1

    Erratum to—Polyploid Evolution in Spartina: Dealing with Highly Redundant Hybrid Genomes

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 411-415