nonrepetitive DNA

nonrepetitive DNA

a specific DNA sequence that is present in a single copy per GENOME.
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Microsatellites are preferentially associated with nonrepetitive DNA in plant genomes.
Although it has been observed that SSRs are preferentially found in nonrepetitive DNA [48], the low quantity of SSRs in cassava could be associated with the possibility that the non-assembled sequences in the genome would have a considerable amount of SSRs.
Powell, "Microsatellites are preferentially associated with nonrepetitive DNA in plant genomes," Nature Genetics, vol.