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Pseudogenes

Known as: Pseudogene 
Nonfunctional DNA sequences that are very similar to the sequences of known genes. Many seem to have arisen as functional gene duplications that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The canonical role of messenger RNA (mRNA) is to deliver protein-coding information to sites of protein synthesis. However, given… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pseudogenes populate the mammalian genome as remnants of artefactual incorporation of coding messenger RNAs into transposon… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Nuclear mitochondrial pseudogenes (numts) are nonfunctional copies of mtDNA in the nucleus that have been found in major clades… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
BackgroundThe ENCODE gene prediction workshop (EGASP) has been organized to evaluate how well state-of-the-art automatic gene… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
OBJECTIVES Completion of both the mouse and human genome sequences in the private and public sectors has prompted comparison… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
We have catalogued the protein kinase complement of the human genome (the “kinome”) using public and proprietary genomic… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Nuclear copies of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) have contaminated PCR-based mitochondrial studies of over 64 different animal species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Long interspersed elements (LINEs) are endogenous mobile genetic elements that have dispersed and accumulated in the genomes of… Expand
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Review
1985
Review
1985
  • E. Vanin
  • Annual review of genetics
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 6267654
The processed pseudogenes reported to date fall into three categories: those that are a complete copy of the mRNA transcribed… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
On the neutral mutation hypothesis1–3, the rate of nucleotide substitution is expected to be higher for functionally less… Expand