Repetitive Region

Known as: Repetitive Sequence, Repetitive Regions, Repetitive Element 
Nucleotide sequences present in multiple copies in the genome. There are several types of repeated sequences. Interspersed (or dispersed) DNA repeats… (More)
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2015
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2015
Repetitive DNA—sequence motifs repeated hundreds or thousands of times in the genome—makes up the major proportion of all the… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas belongs to one of the most species-rich but genomically poorly explored phyla, the Mollusca… (More)
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2011
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2011
Transposable elements (TEs) are conventionally identified in eukaryotic genomes by alignment to consensus element sequences… (More)
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2006
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2006
In the Drosophila germline, repeat-associated small interfering RNAs (rasiRNAs) ensure genomic stability by silencing endogenous… (More)
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2006
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2006
In Drosophila, Piwi (P-element-induced wimpy testis), which encodes a protein of the Argonaute family, is essential for germ stem… (More)
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2005
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2005
Repetitive elements represent a large portion of the human genome and contain much of the CpG methylation found in normal human… (More)
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1998
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1998
Gene dosage variations occur in many diseases. In cancer, deletions and copy number increases contribute to alterations in the… (More)
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1994
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1994
Repetitive DNA sequences form a large portion of the genomes of eukaryotes. The 'selfish DNA' hypothesis proposes that they are… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Three kinds of improvements have been introduced into the M13-based cloning systems. (1) New Escherichia coli host strains have… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Simple tandem-repetitive regions of DNA (or ‘minisatellites’) which are dispersed in the human genome frequently show substantial… (More)
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