Pryer Lab first to sequence complete fern genomes

July 2018 issue of Nature: plants

The Pryer Lab and collaborators have published the first two complete genomes among the ferns with a paper in Nature: Plants.  Authored by Fay-Wei Li, Duke Ph.D. graduate, the paper "sheds light on fern genome evolution and fern-cyanobacterial symbiosis" and was honored with the cover picture.  Congratulations to Kathleen Pryer and her hard-working team!

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Fern genomes elucidate land plant evolution and cyanobacterial symbioses