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Geometry Shapes Evolution of Early Multicellularity

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Groups as trees.

A) Photograph of a cross-section of the yeast snowflake phenotype shows the branching morphology. B) Simulated group growth from a single cell (Node 0) after 6 rounds of cell reproduction (generations). The different colors represent different branches emanating from Node 0. The numbers inside nodes represent the generation of their birth.

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doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003803.g001