Genomes: Methanococcus jannaschii and the golden fleece

Roger A. Garrett
1996 Current Biology  
The total genome sequence of the archaeon Methanococcus jannaschii completes the trilogy of genomes for the three domains of life -Archaea, Bacteria and Eucarya. It will have far-reaching consequences for evolutionary studies and for the way in which experimental biology is performed.
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