New research shows how gene function drives natural selection in important class of genetic elements
... Oryza sativariceas a model plant genome. They analyzed more than 1,000 LTR retrotransposon
sequences from 14 separate families that varied in both the dates they ... replication and life-cycle, regardless of the family that any the LTR retrotransposon
sequences might belong," says Baucom.
This evidence of so-called ...
Mapping a clan of mobile selfish genes
... ancestors 65 million years ago, one type of repetitive DNA called an Alu retrotransposon
now takes up 10 percent of our genome, with about one million copies. Roughly every 20th newborn baby has a new Alu retrotransposon
somewhere in its DNA, scientists have estimated.
"I think of them as ...
A genome may reduce your carbon footprint
... assembly as judged by comparison to an inbred genome or more closely related grass, it will be possible to infer unresolved regions, including retrotransposon
family composition and composition of other abundant repetitive elements. Comparative approaches would be applied to better understand the molecular ...
Retrotransposon in Biological Definition
Retrotransposon in Biological Dictionary
... The Sinbad retrotransposon
from the genome of the human blood fluke, Schistosoma ... Transposon/ retrotransposon
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... . HIV-1. LINES (Long interspersed elements) SINES (Short interspersed elements) ... Retrotransposons and the C-value paradox ... retrotransposon
n. A transposon copied from RNA with the use of reverse ... Retrotransposons (also called transposons via RNA intermediates) are genetic ... ...
... further downstream. inverted repeats. global inverted repeat . local inverted repeat . inverted repeat with spacer ... retrotransposon
(Long terminal repeat , SINEs, LINEs) · Genomic ... An inverted repeat , or biological palindrome, consists of two arms of similar ... ...
... : ... I have seen a form of imprinting in a young pigeon I kept for ... Lorentz maintained that imprinting happened during the first day ... retrotransposon
Silencing by DNA Methylation Can Drive Mammalian Imprinting ... Imprinting Finding May Aid in Colorectal Cancer Screening ... Defining the ...
... transposon was constructed based on the lactococcal insertion sequence IS946. ... of a functional composite transposon in the genus ... retrotransposon
n. A transposon copied from RNA with the use of reverse ... A composite transposon 3' to the cow fetal globin gene binds a sequence ...