Horizontal gene transfer (HGT) is the movement of genetic material between unicellular and/or multicellular organisms other than via vertical transmission HGT ...
...and the chloroplast. Acquisition of DNA through horizontal gene transfer is distinguished from the transmission of genetic material from parents to offspring ...
Contrib Microbiol. 2005;12:255-71. Horizontal and
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The exchange of genetic material between different organisms. Horizontal and
Russell W, Herwald H (eds): Concepts in Bacterial Virulence. Contrib Microbiol.
Basel, Karger, 2005, vol 12, pp 255–271. Horizontal and
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Although, horizontal gene transfer is not as familiar as
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