This Week in PNAS

In a paper published online in advance in PNAS this week, an international team led by investigators at the University of British Columbia compares the genomes of four microsporidia of the genus Encephalitozoon. "Overall, these data suggest that a recent common ancestor of E. hellem and E.

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