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Selfish DNA

Known as: DNA, Selfish, DNAs, Selfish, Selfish DNAs 
DNA whose role appears to be its own replication, e.g., transposable elements and some SATELLITE DNA.
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Review
2014
Review
2014
  • L. Alphey
  • Annual review of entomology
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 6077214
Genetics can potentially provide new, species-specific, environmentally friendly methods for mosquito control. Genetic control… Expand
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2012
2012
Selfish DNA poses a significant challenge to genome stability and organismal fitness in diverse eukaryotic lineages. Although… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
How do people respond to others' accidental behaviors? Reward and punishment for an accident might depend on the actor's… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Humans restrain self-interest with moral and social values. They are the only species known to exhibit reciprocal fairness, which… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Repeat-induced point mutation (RIP) is a homology-based process that mutates repetitive DNA and frequently leads to epigenetic… Expand
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2004
2004
SummaryThe designation of the yeast 2 μ circle as a “selfish” DNA molecule has been confirmed by demonstrating that the plasmid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Rickettsia conorii, the aetiological agent of Mediterranean spotted fever, is an intracellular bacterium transmitted by ticks… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The DNA of higher organisms usually falls into two classes, one specific and the other comparatively nonspecific. It seems… Expand
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1951
1951
  • H. A. Murray
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • 1951
  • Corpus ID: 33385224
The choice of “projective techniques” as topic for the theoretical section at the 1950 meeting of The American Psychiatric… Expand
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