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A Phylogenomic Census of Molecular Functions Identifies Modern Thermophilic Archaea as the Most Ancient Form of Cellular Life

1Evolutionary Bioinformatics Laboratory, Department of Crop Sciences, and Illinois Informatics Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
2Microbial Resource Center, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Daejeon 305-806, Republic of Korea

Received 6 July 2013; Revised 20 November 2013; Accepted 17 January 2014; Published 31 August 2014

Academic Editor: Celine Brochier-Armanet

Copyright © 2014 Arshan Nasir et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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