The observation can be explained easily with the proposed nucleus, chloroplast, mitochondria origin. ... It would be a waste of energy to maintain in the future mitochondria a complete genome and it probably would not function as efficiently . ... This suggests that membranes under appropriate conditions whether prokaryotic or eukaryotic associate together to form nuclear membrane-like configurations.
|Title||:||Evolutionary Pathways and Enigmatic Algae|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-12-06|