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Multigene Family

Known as: Families, Multigene, Family, Multigene, Multigene Families 
A set of genes descended by duplication and variation from some ancestral gene. Such genes may be clustered together on the same chromosome or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis (MEGA) software is a desktop application designed for comparative analysis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundThe PE and PPE multigene families of Mycobacterium tuberculosis comprise about 10% of the coding potential of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The MADS-box encodes a novel type of DNA-binding domain found so far in a diverse group of transcription factors from yeast… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Until around 1990, most multigene families were thought to be subject to concerted evolution, in which all member genes of a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Eukaryotic genomes encode multiple 70-kDa heat-shock proteins (HSP70s). The Saccharomyces cerevisiae HSP70 family is comprised of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Fasciclin-like arabinogalactan proteins (FLAs) are a subclass of arabinogalactan proteins (AGPs) that have, in addition to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Concerted evolution is often invoked to explain the diversity and evolution of the multigene families of major histocompatibility… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The vomeronasal organ of mammals is an olfactory sensory structure that detects pheromones. It contains two subsets of sensory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The mammalian olfactory system can recognize and discriminate a large number of different odorant molecules. The detection of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A murine multigene family has been identified that shares a conserved sequence motif, the paired box, with developmental control… Expand
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