Monday, December 15, 2008

Eukaryotes are a kind of Archea?

Are there three great domains of life - the Archea, Eubacteria and Eukaryotes? Or are the Eukaryotes most closely related to the Eocytes, a particular group with the Archea. This paper in PNAS supports the latter: The archaebacterial origin of eukaryotes.

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