Selectively advantageous that somehow there is an hgt

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Unformatted text preview: like the globin cluster, the OR cluster, other clusters. The duplication might not mean much at first (neutral), but subsequent mutations to the new sequence can lead to a new kind of protein. Horizontal Gene Transfer: Medium The first individual acquires foreign DNA is something of a mutant The yellow are dogs The greenish grey are wolves The red are mutated cell lines of dogs venereal tumors. You would assume that the mitochondria DNA of the tumors is a monophyletic clade, but not. The mutation rate of the tumor increases as it progresses, the mitochondrial DNA is bad. Selectively advantageous that somehow there is an HGT event back to the tumor. CTVTs...
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