Fine-Scale Signatures of Molecular Evolution Reconcile Models of Indel-Associated Mutation

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Jovelin, Richard; Cutter, Asher D.; (2013)
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Journal: Genome Biology and Evolution,volume 5,issue 5,pages978-986 (eissn: 1759-6653)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/gbe/evt051, pmc: PMC3673634
  • Subject: Caenorhabditis | Research Article | error-prone polymerase | mutation rate | nucleotide diversity | indel
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Genomic structural alterations that vary within species, known as large copy number variants, represent an unanticipated and abundant source of genetic diversity that associates with variation in gene expression and susceptibility to disease. Even short insertions and d... View more
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