Characterizing the terpene synthase (TPS) gene family lineage in closely related Corymbia and Eucalyptus species will enable researchers to develop strategies to increase terpene production for biofuel development.
Butler, J.B. et al. “Annotation of the Corymbia terpene synthase gene family shows broad conservation but dynamic evolution of physical clusters relative to Eucalyptus.” Heredity 121(1), 87–104 (2018). [DOI:10.1038/s41437-018-0058-1].
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