Compact Carnivorous Plant Genome Points to Complexity with Little Non-coding DNA | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – An international team led by investigators in Mexico and the US has sequenced the genome of the carnivorous bladderwort plant, Utricularia gibba. Their findings, published online this week in Nature, suggest that the carnivorous plant has ditched virtually all its non-coding DNA, retaining a set of sequences that's almost exclusively genic.

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