Mitochondrial Genome Evolution

Advances in Botanical Research publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in plant sciences. 
Features a wide range of reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology.
This thematic volume features reviews on Mitochondrial genome evolution.
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Postgraduates and researchers in plant sciences, including botany, plant biochemistry, plant physiology, plant pathology, virology, entomology, and molecular biology


Book information

  • Published: August 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394279-1

Table of Contents

      1. Mitochondrial And Eukaryotic Origins: A Critical Review
      2. B. Franz Lang and Gertraud Burger

      3. Gene Content And Gene Transfer From Mitochondria To The Nucleus During Evolution
      4. Minoru Ueda and Koh-ichi Kadowaki

      5. The Role Of Horizontal Transfer In Shaping The Plant Mitochondrial Genome
      6. Jeffrey P Mower, Kanika Jain and Nancy J.G. Hepburn

      7. Mitochondrial Genome Evolution And Gynodioecy
      8. Pascal Touzet

      9. Cyto-Nuclear Adaptation In Plants
      10. F. Budar and S. Fujii

      11. Mitochondrial Genomes Of Photosynthetic Euglenids And Alveolates
      12. Pavel Flegontov and Julius LukeĆĄ

      13. Evolution of Mitochondrial Introns in Plants and Photosynthetic Microbes
      14. Linda Bonen

      15. Green Algae Genomics: A Mitochondrial Perspective
      16. Elizabeth RodrĂ­guez-Salinas, Claire Remacle and Diego GonzĂĄlez-Halphen

      17. Recombination In The Stability, Repair And Evolution Of The Mitochondrial Genome
      18. Kristina KĂŒhn and JosĂ© M. Gualberto

      19. Mitochondrial Genome Evolution And The Emergence Of Ppr Proteins
      20. Bernard Gutmann, Anthony Gobert and Philippe Giegé

      21. Evolution Of Protein Import Pathways
      22. Beata Kmiec, Elzbieta Glaser, Owen Duncan, James Whelan, Monika W. Murcha

      23. Macromolecules Trafficking To Plant Mitochondria

      Morgane Michaud and Anne-Marie DuchĂȘne