Which mechanism of gene transfer is less common in eukaryotes, but can lead to large-scale endosymbiosis events such as those that led to the acquisition of organelles such as mitochondria and chloroplasts?

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Gene duplication by duplication of genomic DNA


Gene fission


Lateral gene transfer


Exon shuffling


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Lateral gene transfer

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