Sequencing the extrachromosomal circular mobilome reveals retrotransposon activity in plants.

Article, Other literature type English OPEN
Sophie Lanciano; Marie-Christine Carpentier; Christel Llauro; Edouard Jobet; Dagmara Robakowska-Hyzorek; Eric Lasserre; Alain Ghesquière; Olivier Panaud; Marie Mirouze;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS Genetics,volume 13,issue 2 (issn: 1553-7390, eissn: 1553-7404)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5338827, doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006630
  • Subject: Computational Biology | Molecular Biology | Biotechnology | Research Article | Plant Biotechnology | Genetic Loci | Genomic Libraries | Artificial Gene Amplification and Extension | QH426-470 | Genetics | Grasses | Genome Analysis | Plants | Molecular Biology Techniques | Genomics | Plant Science | Experimental Organism Systems | Polymerase Chain Reaction | Genetic Elements | Biology and Life Sciences | Research and Analysis Methods | Mobile Genetic Elements | Plant Genomics | Rice | Retrotransposons | Plant Genetics | Plant and Algal Models | Model Organisms | Organisms | [SDV]Life Sciences [q-bio] | Brassica | Transposable Elements | Arabidopsis Thaliana
    mesheuropmc: genetic processes | food and beverages | fungi

Retrotransposons are mobile genetic elements abundant in plant and animal genomes. While efficiently silenced by the epigenetic machinery, they can be reactivated upon stress or during development. Their level of transcription not reflecting their transposition ability,... View more
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