Archaea Morphogenetic Evolution Model -click here for more info on viruses


A thaumarchaeal provirus testifies for an ancient association of tailed viruses with archaea.

The Public Goods Hypothesis for the evolution of life on Earth.

Distant Mimivirus relative with a larger genome highlights the fundamental features of Megaviridae

Archaea Phyllogram

Another Phylogenetic tree

Insights into the evolution of Archaea and eukaryotic protein modifier systems revealed by the genome of a novel archaeal group

Unification of Cas protein families and a simple scenario for the origin and evolution of CRISPR-Cas systems

An archaeal origin for the actin cytoskeleton: Implications for eukaryogenesis


Persisting Viruses Could Play Role in Driving Host Evolution

An ssDNA virus infecting archaea: a new lineage of viruses with a membrane envelope

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