Cereal genome evolution. Grasses, line up and form a circle

Curr Biol. 1995 Jul 1;5(7):737-9. doi: 10.1016/s0960-9822(95)00148-5.


The genomes of six major grass species can be aligned by dissecting the individual chromosomes into segments and rearranging these linkage blocks into highly similar structures.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Biological Evolution
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Edible Grain / genetics
  • Genome, Plant*
  • Poaceae / genetics*