Repeated phenotypic changes highlight molecular targets of convergent evolution
University Program in Genetics and Genomics, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy Box 90338, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Genome Biology 2011, 12:124 doi:10.1186/gb-2011-12-8-124Published: 23 August 2011
How predictable is evolution at the molecular level? An example of repeated evolution in rice and Brassica illustrates how selection might preferentially target certain genes and mutations.