gene transfer and acquired metabolic path ?
crepinau at sb-roscoff.fr
Wed Mar 1 05:58:58 EST 2000
I am looking for exemples where an eukaryote acquired a whole metabolic
path (for exemple biosynthesis of a compound) from a prokaryote. I know
of endosymbiosis but I would like exemple swhere there is nothing left
of the endosymbiont ( cryptic or transient endosymbiosis ? )
Do you have any idea or reference ?
Thank you in advance
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