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by Zolt7
Thu Dec 02, 2010 5:49 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: STRs, SSRs and microsatellites - Where is the difference?
Replies: 3
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Ok that is what I've read but I was just wondering.

Thanks.
by Zolt7
Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:43 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: STRs, SSRs and microsatellites - Where is the difference?
Replies: 3
Views: 5917

STRs, SSRs and microsatellites - Where is the difference?

Hi! In literature I've read that SSRs (Simple Sequence Repeats) mean a repetition of 1-6 basepairs. For example: AGGAGGAGGAGGAGGAGGAGG But I have also read the same definition for the Short Tandem Repeats (STRs). Now I am wondering if there is any difference? And when do I call it a "microsatel...