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Highly similar noncoding genomic DNA sequences: ultraconserved, or merely widespread?


Highly similar noncoding genomic DNA sequences: ultraconserved, or merely widespread?

Hickey, Donal A. (2008) Highly similar noncoding genomic DNA sequences: ultraconserved, or merely widespread? Genome, 51 (5). pp. 396-397. ISSN 0831-2796

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In this note, I propose an explanation for the seeming contradiction between bioinformatics-based predictions of an essential function for ultraconserved DNA sequences, and the lack of an experimental demonstration of such function.

Divisions:Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Biology
Item Type:Article
Authors:Hickey, Donal A.
Journal or Publication:Genome
Date:29 March 2008
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):10.1139/G08-011
Keywords:transposon, mobile genetic element, human genome, nongenic
ID Code:7588
Deposited On:11 May 2011 22:02
Last Modified:18 Jan 2018 17:31


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