which structure prevent site-specific recombination?

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which structure prevent site-specific recombination?

Post by ATPenergy » Sun Dec 20, 2009 11:45 am

which structure in the eukaryotic chromosome helps preventing site-specific recombination? and why?
B.Origin of replication

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Post by JackBean » Sun Dec 20, 2009 1:05 pm

A is obviously nonsense, as the recombination takes place on DNA ;)
B is just some sequence, so that shouldn't influence recombination. On the other hand, there are some proteins bound all the time, so maybe...
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D this is just some repeating sequence, so why should you recombine that?

Cis or trans? That's what matters.

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