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Science  05 Feb 2010:
Vol. 327, Issue 5966, pp. 645-646
DOI: 10.1126/science.1185784

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The New Foundations of Evolution On the Tree of Life by Jan Sapp Oxford University Press, New York, 2009. 445 pp. $99, £54. ISBN 9780195388497. Paper, $39.95, £27.50. ISBN 9780195388503.


Sapp explores how molecular methods have changed our understanding of microbial genetics and genomics and the large-scale relationships among microbes.