The original term: study of the genome inherited material in an organism. Comparative genomics considers the relationship between structure and function among the genomes of different taxa. Functional genomics concerns the identification of gene function.
Adapted from: Tronsmo, A.M., Collinge, D.B., Djurle, A., Munk, L., Yuen, J. and. Tronsmo, A. 2020 Plant pathology and plant diseases. CABI, Wallingford.
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