TITLE

Genome evolution: Doubling or splicing: the intimate relationship

AUTHOR(S)
Kritikou, Ekat
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Nature Reviews Genetics;Jul2005, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p519
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a study which revealed an inverse correlation between the size of a gene's family and its propensity to produce alternative splice variants. Comparison between human and mouse orthologues under different duplication models; Correlation between the age of a duplication event and the fraction of alternative splicing; Implications of the study results.
ACCESSION #
17550472

 

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