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Plant Domestication: Wild Date Palms Illuminate a Crop's Sticky Origins

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JournalCurrent Biology
DatePublished - 24 Jul 2017
Issue number14
Pages (from-to)R702-R704
Original languageEnglish


In a new study, previously unknown populations of wild date palm have been identified in remote areas of Oman. Genomic analyses indicate date palm domestication occurred in the eastern portion of the Arabian Peninsula and reveal substantial subsequent gene flow with African palm populations.

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