We use advanced computational and database approaches to investigate microbial genomes and their evolution.



Sex in Symbiodiniaceae dinoflagellates: genomic evidence for independent loss of the canonical synaptonemal complex
Shah S, Chen Y, Bhattacharya D, Chan CX
2020. Scientific Reports • 10: 9792. DOIPDF


Genomes of the dinoflagellate Polarella glacialis encode tandemly repeated single-exon genes with adaptive functions
Stephens TG, González-Pech RA, Cheng Y, Mohamed AR, Burt DW, Bhattacharya D, Ragan MA, Chan CX
2020. BMC Biology, 18: 56. DOIPubMedPDF


Genome evolution of coral reef symbionts as intracellular residents
González-Pech RA, Bhattacharya D, Ragan MA, ChanCX
2019. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 34: 799-806. • DOIPubMed