Synopsis Selected PLOS Biology research articles are accompanied by a synopsis written for a general audience to provide non-experts with insight into the significance of the published work.

See all article types »

For Genomes, Repetition Breeds Diversity

  • Richard Robinson mail

    Affiliation: Freelance Science Writer, Sherborn, Massachusetts, United States of America

  • Published: June 14, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001079

Media Coverage of this Article

Found additional news media or blog coverage for the article? Please let us know.

Linked Articles

Clusters of Nucleotide Substitutions and Insertion/Deletion Mutations Are Associated with Repeat Sequences

Michael J. McDonald, Wei-Chi Wang, Hsien-Da Huang, Jun-Yi Leu
Research Article | published 14 Jun 2011 | PLOS Biology