Both mechanism and age of duplications contribute to biased gene retention patterns in plants

In general, transcription factor (GO:003700) paralogs tend to be overrepresented amongst ancient (Ks > 1) duplication regardless of mechanism of duplication.

RESEARCH ARTICLE
– https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12864-016-3423-6
– https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5219802/

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