DNA of Oldest Flowering Plant Solves Darwin’s Evolution Mystery

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One of Darwin’s mysteries may have been solved thanks to the sequenced genome of the Amborella plant. Scientists have discovered why flowers suddenly proliferated on Earth millions of years ago.

Pamela D Lloyd‘s insight:

The current work being done in genomics is just amazing, as indicated by this statement by Brad Barbazuk, who was involved in the research into the Amborella gene sequence: "This work provides the first global insight as to how flowering plants are genetically different from all other plants on Earth,"

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