W Ford Doolittle

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  • 2019-11-27 Horizontal persistence and the complexity hypothesis in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2019-02-11 Mutationism, not Lamarckism, captures the novelty of CRISPR–Cas in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2018-12-18 We simply cannot go on being so vague about ‘function’ in GENOME BIOLOGY
  • 2018-07-11 Life and life only: a radical alternative to life definitionism in SYNTHESE
  • 2018-03-19 The generality of Constructive Neutral Evolution in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2017-12-05 On causal roles and selected effects: our genome is mostly junk in BMC BIOLOGY
  • 2017-11-01 The coupling of taxonomy and function in microbiomes in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2016-11-21 Molecular Phylogenetics and the Perennial Problem of Homology in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 2016-10-13 It’s the song, not the singer: an exploration of holobiosis and evolutionary theory in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2013-12-13 The spliceosomal catalytic core arose in the RNA world… or did it? in GENOME BIOLOGY
  • 2013-04-25 Sixty years of genome biology in GENOME BIOLOGY
  • 2013 What Is a Prokaryote? in THE PROKARYOTES
  • 2012-12-22 Microbial neopleomorphism in BIOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY
  • 2012-03-13 Mesotoga prima gen. nov., sp. nov., the first described mesophilic species of the Thermotogales in EXTREMOPHILES
  • 2012-01-08 A ratchet for protein complexity in NATURE
  • 2011-01-27 Coral-mucus-associated Vibrio integrons in the Great Barrier Reef: genomic hotspots for environmental adaptation in THE ISME JOURNAL: MULTIDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF MICROBIAL ECOLOGY
  • 2009-04-21 ACID: annotation of cassette and integron data in BMC BIOINFORMATICS
  • 2009-02-26 Actinorhodopsin genes discovered in diverse freshwater habitats and among cultivated freshwater Actinobacteria in THE ISME JOURNAL: MULTIDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF MICROBIAL ECOLOGY
  • 2007-02-26 Systematic overestimation of gene gain through false diagnosis of gene absence in GENOME BIOLOGY
  • 2006-09-29 Genomics and the bacterial species problem in GENOME BIOLOGY
  • 2006-07-04 Environmental genomics of "Haloquadratum walsbyi" in a saltern crystallizer indicates a large pool of accessory genes in an otherwise coherent species in BMC GENOMICS
  • 2006-01-18 Recovery and evolutionary analysis of complete integron gene cassette arrays from Vibrio in BMC ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION
  • 2005-05-24 Do orthologous gene phylogenies really support tree-thinking? in BMC ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION
  • 2002-09 Can commercial protection be good for research? in NATURE
  • 2002-08 Thinking laterally about genes in NATURE
  • 2002-05 Something new under the sea in NATURE
  • 2001-10 Defining the Core of Nontransferable Prokaryotic Genes: The Euryarchaeal Core in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 2000-12 An Updated and Comprehensive rRNA Phylogeny of (Crown) Eukaryotes Based on Rate-Calibrated Evolutionary Distances in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 2000-02 Uprooting the tree of life. in SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN
  • 1999-10 Gene Descent, Duplication, and Horizontal Transfer in the Evolution of Glutamyl- and Glutaminyl-tRNA Synthetases in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 1998-11 Sulfolobus islandicus plasmids pRN1 and pRN2 share distant but common evolutionary ancestry in EXTREMOPHILES
  • 1998-03 A paradigm gets shifty in NATURE
  • 1998 Sequencing the Genome of Sulfolobus solfataricus P2 in BACTERIAL GENOMES
  • 1997-07 Evidence for the early divergence of tryptophanyl- and tyrosyl-tRNA synthetases in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 1995-11 Concerted evolution in protists: Recent homogenization of a polyubiquitin gene in Trichomonas vaginalis in JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION
  • 1993-07 Why introns-in-pieces? in NATURE
  • 1993-02 Genes-in-pieces revisited in NATURE
  • 1991 Physical Mapping and Gene Transfer Methods for Halobacterium (Haloferax) Volcanii in GENERAL AND APPLIED ASPECTS OF HALOPHILIC MICROORGANISMS
  • 1985-02 Sequence of 5S ribosomal RNA gene regions and their products in the archaebacterium Halobacterium volcanii in MOLECULAR GENETICS AND GENOMICS
  • 1984-02 Selfish DNAs with self-restraint in NATURE
  • 1983-06-01 Systematics of basidiomycetes based on 5S rRNA sequences and other data (reply) in NATURE
  • 1983 Transposable Elements in Archaebacteria in GENETIC ENGINEERING
  • 1982-10 Redividing the basidiomycetes on the basis of 5S rRNA sequences in NATURE
  • 1982-09 High-frequency genomic rearrangements involving archaebacterial repeat sequence elements in NATURE
  • 1982-02 Unusual physical organization of the Halobacterium genome in NATURE
  • 1982 The Evolution of the Genome in EVOLUTION NOW
  • 1980-12 Modes of genome evolution in NATURE
  • 1980-04 Selfish genes, the phenotype paradigm and genome evolution in NATURE
  • 1980-04 Cyanobacterial plasmids: Their widespread occurrence, and the existence of regions of homology between plasmids in the same and different species in MOLECULAR GENETICS AND GENOMICS
  • 1979-11 Homologies in processing and sequence between the 23S ribosomal ribonucleic acids of Paracoccus denitrificans and Rhodopseudomonas sphaeroides in ARCHIVES OF MICROBIOLOGY
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