• Hypotheses concerning the evolution of sex determination, larval anatomy and genome size in Chrysomya have been difficult to evaluate because a robust phylogeny of the genus was lacking. (wiley.com)
  • 23 February 2017 - UK-based animal genetics company Genus plc (LSE: GNS) and Irish pig breeding specialist Hermitage Genetics have signed an agreement to enter into a strategic partnership covering the supply of porcine genetics in several markets, the companies said. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • UK - Genus, a leading global animal genetics company, is pleased to announce the appointments of Prof Duncan Maskell and Lykele van der Broek to the Board as Non-Executive Directors with effect from 1 April 2014 and 1 July 2014, respectively. (thepigsite.com)
  • GLOBAL - Global animal genetics company, Genus, has published its interim management statement for the period from 1 July 2013 to 14 November 2013. (thepigsite.com)
  • Here we report the presence of two tubulin-like genes [bacterial tubulin a ( btuba ) and bacterial tubulin b ( btubb )] in bacteria of the genus Prosthecobacter (Division Verrucomicrobia). (pnas.org)
  • Reports of microtubule-like structures in bacterial ectosymbionts ("epixenosomes") of ciliates in the genus Euplotidium present the most compelling structural evidence yet for the existence of tubulin-containing elements in bacteria. (pnas.org)
  • In 2019, scientists in the lab of OSU microbiologist Rebecca Vega Thurber identified a new genus of parasitic bacteria that flourishes when reefs become polluted with nutrients, siphoning energy from the corals and making them more susceptible to disease. (eurekalert.org)
  • The bacteria are in the order Rickettsiales, and the new genus is associated primarily with aquatic organisms. (eurekalert.org)
  • Ohio State University researchers and their colleagues have identified a new genus of bacteria living inside hydraulic fracturing wells. (eurekalert.org)
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio--Researchers analyzing the genomes of microorganisms living in shale oil and gas wells have found evidence of sustainable ecosystems taking hold there--populated in part by a never-before-seen genus of bacteria they have dubbed "Frackibacter. (eurekalert.org)
  • Whole genome analysis of the Bradyrhizobium genus using average nucleotide identity (ANI) and phylogenomics showed the genus to be essentially monophyletic with seven robust groups within this taxon that includes nitrogen-fixing nodule forming bacteria as well as free living strains. (frontiersin.org)
  • Despite the wide genetic diversity of these bacteria no indication was found to suggest that the Bradyrhizobium genus have to split in different taxa. (frontiersin.org)
  • Species in this genus are vectors of bacteria, protozoans and helminths, cause myiasis, are predators of other carrion insects, and are important forensic indicators. (wiley.com)
  • The results of comparative phylogenetic analyses confirmed that the genera Corynebacterium, Dietzia, Gordona, Mycobacterium, Nocardia, Tsukamurella, and Turicella form a monophyletic taxon within the phylum containing the high-G+C-content gram-positive bacteria. (nih.gov)
  • The genus Vibrio is a metabolically diverse group of facultative anaerobic bacteria, common in aquatic environments and marine hosts. (frontiersin.org)
  • The most closely related bacteria sharing most properties now have the same genus name, while lactobacilli that are more distantly related can be more clearly discriminated from each other. (nutraingredients.com)
  • There are some general practices used, however, including the idea that a newly defined genus should fulfill these three criteria to be descriptively useful: monophyly - all descendants of an ancestral taxon are grouped together (i.e. phylogenetic analysis should clearly demonstrate both monophyly and validity as a separate lineage). (wikipedia.org)
  • Moreover, genera should be composed of phylogenetic units of the same kind as other (analogous) genera. (wikipedia.org)
  • is the fourth largest genus of this family with over 120 species currently listed in the updated checklist of liverworts and hornworts, however no phylogenetic studies of this genus based on an extensive taxon sampling have been done. (bioone.org)
  • On the basis of the combined molecular phylogenetic and morphological data, a new genus in the subtribe Lepidolejeuneinae, Soella, is proposed to include the remarkable and rare species, Drepanolejeunea obtusifolia T.Yamag. (bioone.org)
  • We access the evolutionary history of the genus Herichthys based on a phylogenetic reconstruction using a mitochondrial fragment of gene Cox1. (cichlidae.com)
  • Moreover, we provide re-descriptions for some of the species in Herichthys and propose a biogeographic hypothesis for both genera, based on available information on the geological and climate history of the area of study, associated to dating retrieved in our phylogenetic analysis. (cichlidae.com)
  • Inguran, and Cytonome filed patent infringement claims against Genus and ABS Global in 2017, claiming ABS's technology infringed upon seven patents. (proactiveinvestors.co.uk)
  • IntelliGen provides farmers and bull studs with a novel technology for sexing bovine semen that focuses on fertility outcomes and has seen a rapid uptake since its launch in 2017," Genus said. (proactiveinvestors.co.uk)
  • Nowadays species of the family are distributed in 49 genera and 994 species and the highest diversity of the family is found in tropical and subtropical regions ( World Spider Catalog, 2017 ). (scielo.br)
  • The genus Haetosmia occurs in the Palaearctic and Afrotropical region (Müller & Griswold, 2017). (ethz.ch)
  • The definition of the genus Homo is an important but under-researched topic. (springer.com)
  • Criteria for recognizing fossil specimens of Homo have been outlined on a number of occasions, but these criteria have generally not been explicitly derived from a genus concept. (springer.com)
  • Rather, the course of action followed by most researchers has been to assign new specimens to Homo on the basis of a subset of the diagnostic traits that are considered to be key, and to then redefine the other traits of the genus in the light of the morphological and functional attributes of the new specimens. (springer.com)
  • With a view to moving beyond this approach, in the next section of the chapter we outline six competing proposals for how genera should be defined and consider their impact on the species assigned to the genus Homo . (springer.com)
  • In the last part of the chapter, we update Wood and Collard's ( 1999 ) review of genus Homo in the light of research published since their study appeared. (springer.com)
  • We also find that the proposed inclusion of the collection of Late Pleistocene specimens from the site of Liang Bua, Flores, in the genus Homo as a new species, H. floresiensis , is not compatible with Wood and Collard's ( 1999 ) definition of the genus Homo . (springer.com)
  • The genus of humans then is Homo . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • For example, all organisms in the genus Homo are inferred to have come from the same ancestral form in the family Hominidae , and no other descendants are known. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Thus the genus Homo is monophyletic. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Dated reliably to between 2.75 and 2.8 million years ago, LD 350-1 is the earliest known member of the genus Homo . (becominghuman.org)
  • Below, Donald Johanson provides a detailed technical analysis of this new find from Ethiopia and the extent to which it relates to specimens both younger and older, attributed variously to the genus Australopithecus or early Homo . (becominghuman.org)
  • Dr Johanson discovered Lucy in 1974 and numerous other fossils in the genera Australopithecus and Homo and is particularly well placed to comment. (becominghuman.org)
  • A. africanus , from South Africa was generally viewed as the ancestor to later hominins including the human genus, Homo . (becominghuman.org)
  • My initial impression was that it did not look like any A. afarensis jaw and I proffered the view that it should be assigned to the genus Homo . (becominghuman.org)
  • The mandible fossil is very much transitional… It displays traits from both Australopithecus and Homo , and indicates the genus Homo is half million years older than thought. (anthropology.net)
  • Geologists work in the field at the Ledi-Geraru site in Ethiopia, where they discovered a partial mandible, with five of its teeth intact, belonging to an individual in the genus Homo. (anthropology.net)
  • This will enable us to increase significantly capacity of locally produced genomic semen as Genus builds a pipeline of differentiated dairy genetics in India. (thepigsite.com)
  • Exploring the Functional Diversity of Genus Quercus L. (springer.com)
  • Such diversity and ecological amplitude makes genus Quercus an excellent framework for comparative ecophysiological studies, allowing the analysis of many mechanisms that are found in different oaks at different level (leaf or stem). (springer.com)
  • The complexity of the genus is well illustrated by the diversity of its life histories. (frontiersin.org)
  • offers its audience comprehensive knowledge of these plants including palynology, cytology, population biology, morphological description, geographical distribution with vouchers cited, excellent ink illustrations, and color photos, and keys to genera and to species. (elsevier.com)
  • Genus necessarily includes one or more species, which themselves are generally grouped so the species comprising a group exhibit similar characteristics ( anatomy , physiology ), or assumed evolutionary relatedness. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Here we aim to elucidate the evolutionary relationships of the genera Relicina and Relicinopsis and reassess the phenotypic features traditionally used to separate these genera. (cambridge.org)
  • Genome size is more likely to have decreased over evolutionary time rather than, as has been suggested, increased within the genus, but its correlation with developmental time was not observed. (wiley.com)
  • Scientists named the genus Candidatus Aquarickettsia and the coral-associated species in the 2019 study, Candidatus A. rohweri, was the first in the new genus to have its genome completely sequenced. (eurekalert.org)
  • This image take Tuesday, July 16, 2019, and provided by the University of Texas in Austin, Texas, shows fossils of a new genus and species of duckbilled dinosaur called Aquilarhinus palimentus, part of the remains discovered in the 1980s at the Big Bend National Park in southwest Texas. (nbcwashington.com)
  • Revision of the fungus-growing ant genera Mycetophylax Emery and Paramycetophylax Kusnezov rev. stat., and description of Kalathomyrmex n. gen. (myrmecos.net)
  • The hybodont form genus Lissodus is taken under revision and found to comprise a number of lineages. (semanticscholar.org)
  • To this end, we have analyzed and compared, both at the whole-genome and the whole-proteome levels, 10 isolates belonging to the genus Shewanella , an important genus in cycling of organic and inorganic materials in the environment ( 4 ). (pnas.org)
  • Maury (1976) observed that, within this genus, it may be difficult to identify females and juveniles to species, and pointed out that this is a widespread problem in the Solifugae. (solpugid.com)
  • Bradyrhizobium strains were previously designated the slow growing Rhizobium and recognized as an independent genus in 1982 ( Jordan, 1982 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • Blennosperma , Crocidium and Ischnea form a well-supported clade nested within the Senecioneae, while Abrotanella forms another well-supported clade that is distinct from these genera and its sister is not resolved. (ingentaconnect.com)
  • The new genus is one of the 31 microbial members found living inside two separate fracturing wells, Ohio State University researchers and their colleagues report in the Sept. 5 online edition of the journal Nature Microbiology . (eurekalert.org)
  • This 2010 photo provided by biologist S.D. Biju shows a Frankixalus jerdonii, belonging to a newly found genus of frogs, seated in the wild. (foxnews.com)
  • We suggest that these genes have evolved to assume the function of the pollen recognition system of SI in Leavenworthia-that is, that there has been de novo emergence of a distinct Brassicaceae S locus in this genus. (plos.org)
  • The flowers bloom over the period of a month, and if pollinated, can potentially Most Discuss Vanilla (genus) wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (wn.com)
  • Genus PIC's, profits improved with a continued strong performance in Latin America. (thepigsite.com)
  • Volumes at Genus ABS grew in double digits, largely driven by a rebound in Latin America following the difficult market conditions in the prior year. (thepigsite.com)
  • Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "genus hypoxis" is defined. (onelook.com)
  • Chantha S-C, Herman AC, Platts AE, Vekemans X, Schoen DJ (2013) Secondary Evolution of a Self-Incompatibility Locus in the Brassicaceae Genus Leavenworthia. (plos.org)
  • The combination of several morphological and physiological attributes defines the existence of different functional types within the genus, which are characteristic of specific phytoclimates. (springer.com)
  • We show, however, that plants of this genus possess two other linked genes that exhibit patterns of polymorphism and expression that are characteristic of an S locus. (plos.org)
  • Several genes of parapoxviruses are unique to this genus and encode factors that target inflammation, the innate immune responses and the development of acquired immunity. (springer.com)
  • There are many genes of parapoxviruses which do not encode polypeptides with significant matches with protein sequences in public databases, separating this genus from most other mammalian poxviruses. (springer.com)
  • But it wasn't until they had sequenced the frogs' genetic code that they confirmed it as a new genus, and surprisingly found another DNA match from a single tadpole specimen reported recently under a mistaken identity in China. (foxnews.com)