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The persistence of large blocks of homologous synteny and a high frequency of breakpoint reuse are distinctive features of mammalian chromosomes that are not well understood in evolutionary terms. To gain a better understanding of the evolutionary forces that affect genome architecture, synteny...

Larkin, D. M.; Pape, G.; Donthu, R.; Auvil, L.; Welge, M.; Lewin, H. A.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, New York, USA
Genome Research, 2009, 19, 5, pp 770-777