Molecular Evolution: Patterns and Rates
Published Online: 15 JUL 2008
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Bromham, L. 2008. Molecular Evolution: Patterns and Rates. eLS.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2008
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The pace of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) evolution varies across the genome and between species, determined by the balance between mutation, selection and drift.
- substitution rate;