MarkerMiner 1.0: An easy-to-use bioinformatics platform for DNA analysis in angiosperms

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 15:00 in Biology & Nature

Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms, add an allure to the world that is unlike anything else in nature, but more importantly, they sustain us. Most of the fruits, vegetables, grains, beans, nuts, and even herbs and spices that we consume are produced by flowering plants. They all belong to the green plant branch of the tree of life, and a novel DNA analysis software program named MarkerMiner facilitates identification of genes that can be used to elucidate the evolutionary relationships between them.

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