Genetic variation affects de novo translocation frequency

Takema Kato, Hidehito Inagaki, Kouji Yamada, Hiroshi Kogo, Tamae Ohye, Hiroe Kowa, Kayuri Nagaoka, Mariko Taniguchi, Beverly S. Emanuel, Hiroki Kurahashi

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A palindromic sequence on human chromosome 11 causes frequent translocations during meiosis, while a more recently evolved nonpalindromic allele does not.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)971
Number of pages1
Issue number5763
Publication statusPublished - 17-02-2006
Externally publishedYes

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