The Sobel Lab

Binghamton University (SUNY) - Dept of Biological Sciences

Biodiversity | Evolutionary ecology & genetics | Genomics

Molecular signals for the transition from annual to perennial life history traits

This week we're looking over a very-recent article that discusses the evolution of woodiness and perennial life history traits in one such species that diverged from a genus of herbaceous annuals (Helianthus). See you on Wednesday.

-Alex

 

Moyers, Brook T., and Loren H. Rieseberg. "Divergence in gene expression is uncoupled from divergence in coding sequence in a secondarily woody sunflower." Int J Plant Sci 174 (2013): 1079-1089.