Oxytricha

Known as: Oxytrichas 
A genus of ciliate protozoa having a unique cursorial type of locomotion.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Genome duality in ciliated protozoa offers a unique system to showcase their epigenome as a model of inheritance. In Oxytricha… (More)
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2012
2012
The Oxytricha trifallax mitochondrial genome contains the largest sequenced ciliate mitochondrial chromosome (~70 kb) plus a ~5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Telomeres are specialized protein-DNA complexes that compose the ends of eukaryotic chromosomes. Telomeres protect chromosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Telomerase reverse transcriptase (TERT) has been identified as the catalytic subunit of the chromosome end-replicating enzyme in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Telomeres, the ends of linear chromosomes, typically consist of tandem repeats of simple G-rich sequences. At high concentrations… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
THE telomeres of most eukaryotes contain a repeating G-rich sequence with the consensus d(T/A)1–4G1–8, of which 12–16 bases form… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The sequence d(GGGGTTTTGGGG) from the 3' overhang of the Oxytricha telomere has been crystallized and its three-dimensional… (More)
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1987
1987
Telomeres of Oxytricha macronuclear chromatin exist as discrete nonnucleosomal DNA-protein complexes, each of which encompasses… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The macronuclear DNA in the ciliated protozoan O. nova consists of integral of 10(7) gene-sized DNA molecules, all of which… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We have determined the complete nucleotide sequence of the small-subunit ribosomal RNA genes for the ciliate protozoans… (More)
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