|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Kirkup BC, J, Chang, L, Chang, S, Gevers, D, Polz, MF|
While most gamma proteobacteria have a single circular chromosome, Vibrionales have two circular chromosomes. Horizontal gene transfer is common among Vibrios, and in light of this genetic mobility, it is an open question to what extent the two chromosomes themselves share a common history since their formation.