Genetic cluster

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Genetic cluster

A group of viral strains with very similar, yet distinct, nucleic acid sequences.
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ILA genotyping was then performed using commercia Taqman (Applied Biosystems, Foster City CA, USA)-based RT-PCR allelic discrimination assays for three non-synonymous SNPs: IL-1A gene cluster (rs2856836-A/G, rs17561 (+4845 A/C), and rs1894399 (+1893 C/T).
The results indicated that afa sequence is may be related with horizontal gene transfer, this agreement to (45) the referred to the afa gene clusters encode a fimbrial adhesions (Afas) that are expressed by uropathogenic and diarrhea-associated E.
Polymorphisms in the PON gene cluster are associated with Alzheimer disease.
The short arm of chromosome 9, including the DMRT gene cluster, has been reported as one of the chromosomal regions related to DSD (8).
The VanHAX gene cluster is regulated by these regulatory proteins, where VanS acts as a sensor that detects vancomycin presence and signals VanR to activate the synthesis of VanHAX genes.
As lanR1 was the only gene in the bisin gene cluster with no confirmed function, the scientists re-examined it using bioinformatics software.
Interleukin-1 gene cluster polymorphisms are associated with nutritional status and inflammation in patients with end-stage renal disease.
On the other hand, all these plasmids possessed their own variable regions, which mainly included heavy metal (cop, ars, and ter) resistance gene clusters and hypothetical genes.
Xie et al., "Polymorphisms of rs174616 in the FADS1-FADS2 gene cluster is associated with a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in northern Han Chinese people," Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, vol.