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J Mol Evol. 1992 Feb;34(2):126-9.

Analyzing the mosaic structure of genes.

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School of Biological Science, University of Sussex, Brighton, England.

Abstract

Some genes in prokaryotes consist of a mosaic of regions derived from different ancestors by horizontal gene transfer. A method is described for demonstrating the statistical significance of such mosaic structure and for locating the crossover points separating different regions.

PMID:
1556748
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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