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Joining segment

Joining segment

(Science: molecular biology) a small dna segment that links genes to yield a functional gene encoding an immunoglobulin.

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Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... swapping one or more of the discrete RNA molecules that make up the segmented viral genome. Antigenic shift in in¯uenza A virus is an example ... mechanism is fundamentally different from the enzyme-driven breakage±rejoining mechanism of homologous recombination in DNA, not least because it ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
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