Trinucleotide Repeats

Known as: Trinucleotide Repeat, Repeats, Trinucleotide, Repeat, Triplet 
Sequences of 3 nucleotides repeated in tandem on the same contiguous section of chromosome. A certain amount of normal (polymorphic) variation in… (More)

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2010
2010
Trinucleotide repeats (TNRs) are of interest in genetics because they are used as markers for tracing genotype-phenotype… (More)
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2003
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2003
The mechanisms of trinucleotide repeat expansions, underlying more than a dozen hereditary neurological disorders, are yet to be… (More)
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2000
2000
The genome of Saccharomyces cerevisiae contains numerous unstable microsatellite sequences. Mononucleotide and dinucleotide… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
A quantitative and selective genetic assay was developed to monitor expansions of trinucleotide repeats (TNRs) in yeast. A… (More)
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1996
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1996
The gene for spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2) has been mapped to 12q24.1. A1.1–megabase contig in the candidate region was… (More)
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1995
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1995
Spinocerebellar ataxia type 1 (SCA1) is an autosomal dominant inherited disorder characterized by degeneration of cerebellar… (More)
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1994
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1994
Some transcription factors contain stretches of polyglutamine encoded by repeats of the trinucleotide CAG. Expansion of the CAG… (More)
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1993
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1993
The molecular analysis of a specific CAG repeat sequence in the Huntington's disease gene in 440 Huntington's disease patients… (More)
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1992
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1992
Synthetic oligonucleotides containing GC-rich triplet sequences were used in a scanning strategy to identify unstable genetic… (More)
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1991
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1991
The sequence of a Pst I restriction fragment was determined that demonstrate instability in fragile X syndrome pedigrees. The… (More)
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