Genomic Islands

Known as: Genomic Island, Island, Genomic, Islands, Genomic 
Distinct units in some bacterial, bacteriophage or plasmid GENOMES that are types of MOBILE GENETIC ELEMENTS. Encoded in them are a variety of… (More)

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2016
2016
Bacteria are highly diverse organisms that are able to adapt to a broad range of environments and hosts due to their high genomic… (More)
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2011
2011
The Pseudomonas aeruginosa genome (G + C content 65-67%, size 5.5-7 Mbp) is made up of a single circular chromosome and a… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND The Salmonella genomic island 1 (SGI1) is a Salmonella enterica-derived integrative mobilizable element (IME… (More)
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2008
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2008
Lactobacillus reuteri is a heterofermentative lactic acid bacterium that naturally inhabits the gut of humans and other animals… (More)
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2007
2007
Genome evolution in prokaryotes is assisted by integration of gene pools from phages and plasmids. Regions downstream of tRNAs… (More)
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2007
2007
Many of the available methods for detecting Genomic Islands (GIs) in prokaryotic genomes use markers such as transposons… (More)
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2005
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2005
The African malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto (A. gambiae), provides a unique opportunity to study the evolution… (More)
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2005
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2005
Microbial genes that are "novel" (no detectable homologs in other species) have become of increasing interest as environmental… (More)
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2003
2003
Salmonella genomic island 1 (SGI1) contains an antibiotic resistance gene cluster and has been previously identified in multidrug… (More)
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2002
2002
We have identified Salmonella genomic island I (SGI1) in an isolate of Salmonella enterica serotype Paratyphi B. This antibiotic… (More)
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