The budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae and the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe are as different from each other as either is from animals: their ancestors separated about 420 to 330 million years ago. Now that S. pombe is poised to join the post-genome era, its evolutionary position should become much clearer.
|Publication status||Published - 2000|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Cell Biology