The bacterial sequential Markov coalescent
De Maio, N
- Publisher: Genetics Society of America
(issn: 0016-6731, eissn: 1943-2631)
bepress|Life Sciences|Biology | recombination | ABC | bacterial evolution | Investigations | Population and Evolutionary Genetics | coalescent | simulations
Bacteria can exchange and acquire new genetic material from other organisms directly and via the environment. This process, known as bacterial recombination, has a strong impact on the evolution of bacteria, for example leading to the spread of antibiotic resistance acr...