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Unformatted text preview: genomes. Figure 1-16 is a comparison of the genomes of eukaryotes, prokaryotes, and viruses. At the end of the book we summarize and compare the inferences made about genetics from the use of the various models. (b) (d) (c) Figure 1-15 Some model organisms. (a) Bacteriophage attached to an infected E. coli cell; progeny phage particles are maturing inside the cell. (b) Neurospora growing on a burnt tree after a forest re. (c) Arabidopsis . (d) Caenorhabditis elegans . [Part a, Lee D. Simon/Science Source/Photo Researchers; part b, courtesy of David Jacobson; part c, Wally Eberhart/Visuals Unlimited; part d, AFP/CORBIS.] (a) 44200_01_p1-26 3/2/04 4:01 PM Page 15...
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