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intron intrusion


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The disruption of a preexisting gene by the insertion of an intron into a functional gene. Intron intrusion and the exon shuffling (q.v.) along with junctional sliding (q.v.), have been proposed as mechanisms for evolutionary diversification of genes.

Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.


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