Selective abortion and the evolution of genomic imprinting
Version of Record online: 29 OCT 2009
© 2009 The Authors. Journal Compilation © 2009 European Society For Evolutionary Biology
Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Volume 22, Issue 12, pages 2519–2523, December 2009
How to Cite
WOLF, J. B. and HAGER, R. (2009), Selective abortion and the evolution of genomic imprinting. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22: 2519–2523. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2009.01874.x
- Issue online: 13 NOV 2009
- Version of Record online: 29 OCT 2009
- Received 6 August 2009; revised 18 September 2009; accepted 29 September 2009
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