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Inverted repeat

Inverted repeat

Either of two copies of a dna sequence (such as those foundat oppositeends of a transposon) whichoccur in identical but inverted form.

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GM pig for xenotransplantation?

... of the loxP sites. &For two lox sites on the same chromosome arm, inverted loxP sites will cause an inversion, while a direct repeat of loxP sites will cause a deletion event&. If loxP sites are on different chromosomes ...

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by godinthedetails
Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: GM pig for xenotransplantation?
Replies: 3
Views: 4232

The Fiber Disease

... transpose by means of an RNA intermediate. They include long terminal repeat retrotransposons and long and short interspersed elements (LINES and ... (7) whose transposition mechanism is not yet known. These miniature inverted-repeat TE (MITEs) have some properties of both class I and II elements. ...

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by codon blue
Tue Nov 14, 2006 8:04 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6246751

Unstable clones

does the hairpin contain an inverted repeat (are you designing a miRNA)? Certain sequences and structure are very unstable regardless... and maybe ...

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by LilKim
Thu Apr 20, 2006 9:46 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Unstable clones
Replies: 4
Views: 2522

Repeat atlas

I am studying on a genome atlas about a member of Lactobacilli and I find a specific region where both the global direct/inverted repeats and local repeats are at large value.I am curious to know what does it mean and reflect. Can anyone help me about it? I'm new at this. :) thanks

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by NCC
Sat Oct 22, 2005 10:11 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Repeat atlas
Replies: 0
Views: 1308

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