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Tandem repeat sequence

tandem repeat sequence

(Science: molecular biology) multiple copies of the same base sequence on a chromosome, used as a marker in physical mapping.

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STRs, SSRs and microsatellites - Where is the difference?

Simple sequence repeats, short tandem repeats and microsatellites are all the same thing the only difference ...

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by Kezzer
Thu Dec 02, 2010 5:03 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: STRs, SSRs and microsatellites - Where is the difference?
Replies: 3
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repeat sequence in DNA and mispairing

... occuring in dna and one of the sections mentions the problems with repeat sequences and how they can have pathogenic potentials it says short tandem repeats can mispair and cause pathogenic deletions and insertions which cause a frameshift. ...

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by sarah90222
Wed Jan 06, 2010 3:35 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: repeat sequence in DNA and mispairing
Replies: 2
Views: 1326

Hair and DNA

... for so called VNTR --> variable number of tandem repeats. These are repeats of a specific DNA-sequence that is repeated after each other --> by taking 10 different ...

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by Revenged
Fri Mar 16, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Hair and DNA
Replies: 31
Views: 70191

Viral mRNA and RNA

... wrongly, my lecturer mention about LTR (Light Tandem Repeat) region at the 5' end of mRNA for some viruses... and one sequence of RNA or DNA can generate many differents mRNA depending ...

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by Nite
Thu Jan 26, 2006 3:28 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Viral mRNA and RNA
Replies: 5
Views: 3632

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