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Science  31 Aug 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5842, pp. 1172-1173
DOI: 10.1126/science.1146047

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The Origins of Genome Architecture. By Michael Lynch. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, 2007. 510 pp. $59.95. ISBN 9780878934843.

In this consideration of the origins of architectural diversity within and among prokaryotic and eukaryotic genomes, Lynch argues for the importance of mechanisms besides natural selection.