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September 25, 2017
I am overjoyed to announce that I won the Forward Ladies Rising Star Award for London + the South!The award "recognises + celebrates the next generation of...
September 19, 2017
Tandemly Arrayed Genes (TAGs) refer to copies of the same gene occurring consecutively...
September 17, 2017
Also known as, replicons or Low Copy Repeats (LCRs), Segmental Duplications (SDs) are homologous sub-sequences found in eukaryotic genomes, which bear...
September 15, 2017
Terminal Inverted Repeats (TIRs) are short sequences that flank the internal regions of DNA transposons.
September 13, 2017
Following my previous post, here is a list of other tools designed to predict transposable elements (TEs) in genomes, as well as some great general...
September 11, 2017
LTRharvest is a tool to predict Long Terminal Repeats (LTRs) in genomes.
September 9, 2017
Long Terminal Repeats (LTRs) are features of LTR retrotransposons + double-stranded proviral DNA (result of reverse transcription of...
September 7, 2017
Repbase Update (RU) is a curated database of repetitive DNA elements found in eukaryotes.
September 5, 2017
Target Site Duplications (TSDs) are direct repeats that occur at insertion sites of transposable elements + are thought to occur due to the filling in of the...
September 3, 2017
This tool predicts the loci and consensus sequences of MITEs. It claims to have a lower false positive rate than TRANSPO, FINDMITE and MUST.
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