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Unformatted text preview: o Cladistics • Eukaryotes that weren’t plants, animals, and fungi protists • Woese compares genetics of rRNA across species o Proposed domains with kingdom • Pace developed a tool to allow him to pull copies of the 16s rRNA gene o DNA probe o Separated organisms o Single sample from hot spring in Yellowstone • The great plate count anomaly o Samples were difficult to grow in culture media • 2000 different 16s genes in two-people-sample • Increased species diversity of intestinal flora, decreased problematic species developing...
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