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Bacteria express a remarkable diversity of life cycles, but studying the organization and evolution of these cycles remains a challenge. Analysis in the phylogenetic group of the Bacilli reveals the modular organization of their life cycle and its evolutionary consequences.
Nature Ecology and Evolution
This journal is interested in the full spectrum of ecological and evolutionary biology, encompassing approaches at the molecular, organismal, population, community and ecosystem levels, as well as relevant parts of the social sciences.