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There are several possible ways to organize this section. Here
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1. In the text, cite the literature in the appropriate places:
Scarlet (1990) thought that the gene was present only in yeast,
but it has since been identified in the platypus (Indigo and
Mauve, 1994) and wombat (Magenta et al., 1995).
2. In the References section list citations in alphabetical
Indigo AC, Mauve BE (1994). Queer place for qwerty: gene
isolation from the platypus. Science 275: 1213-1214.
Magenta ST, Sepia X, Turquoise U (1995). Wombat genetics. In:
Widiculous Wombats, Violet, Q., ed. New York: Columbia
University Press. pp. 123-145.
Scarlet SL (1990). Isolation of qwerty gene from S. cerevisae.
Journal of Unusual Results 36: 26-31.
Martins AC (1999). Isolation of qwerty gene from S. cerevisae.
Journal of Unusual Results 36(2): 26-31.
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