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Mechanisms Used for Genomic Proliferation by Thermophilic Group II Introns

By Georg Mohr, Eman Ghanem and Alan M. Lambowitz

Abstract

Studies of mobile group II introns from a thermophilic cyanobacterium reveal how these introns proliferate within genomes and might explain the origin of introns and retroelements in higher organisms

Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Public Library of Science
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2882425
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