Email updates

Keep up to date with the latest news and content from Genome Biology and BioMed Central.

Research news

Bacterium or organelle?

William Wells

Genome Biology 2000, 1:spotlight-20000912-02  doi:10.1186/gb-spotlight-20000912-02

Published: 12 September 2000

The complete sequence of Buchnera, an obligate resident of aphid cells, suggests that this bacterium is on its way to becoming an organelle.