Expanded diversity of Asgard archaea and their relationships with eukaryotes

Expanded diversity of Asgard archaea and their relationships with eukaryotes

Nature, Published online: 28 April 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03494-3

Comparative analysis of 162 genomes of Asgard archaea results in six newly proposed phyla, including a deep branch that is provisionally named Wukongarchaeota, and sheds light on the evolutionary history of this clade.Expanded diversity of Asgard archaea and their relationships with eukaryotes
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