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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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founder effect

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 37 words.

(in genetics) a high frequency of a particular allele in a population resulting from the presence of the allele in

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Cytokinin-Mediated Cell Cycling Arrest of Pericycle Founder Cells in Lateral Root Initiation of Arabidopsis

Xiang Li, Xiaorong Mo, Huixia Shou and Ping Wu.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

August 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6673 words.

In Arabidopsis, lateral root formation is a post-embryonic developmental event, which is regulated by hormones and environmental signals. In this study, via analyzing the expression of...

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Establishment, characterization, and application of pAcr–SP–NTP–EGFP transgenic mice in visualizing the oviduct-migrating ability of sperm from Prss37-null mice

Chunling Shen, Jinjin Wang, Hua Zhuang, Jianbing Liu, Xiyi Wang, Xuejiao Chen, Zhuanbin Wu, Wenting Wu, Youbing Wu, Yanwen Sun, Huimin Yan, Jian Fei, Ying Kuang and Zhugang Wang.

in Acta Biochimica et Biophysica Sinica

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 3977 words.

Transgenic mouse model with fluorescently labeled sperm has extensive application value. It is an auxiliary tool for investigating the mechanism of fertilization, especially for visualizing...

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Molecular modeling of the bifunctional enzyme UDP-GlcNAc 2-epimerase/ManNAc kinase and predictions of structural effects of mutations associated with HIBM and sialuria

Natalya Kurochkina, Tal Yardeni and Marjan Huizing.

in Glycobiology

March 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 7293 words.

The bifunctional enzyme UDP-GlcNAc 2-epimerase/ ManNAc kinase (GNE/MNK), encoded by the GNE gene, catalyzes the first two committed, rate-limiting steps in the biosynthesis of N-acetylneura...

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Murray, Henry Alexander, Jr.

Eugene Taylor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology; Biochemistry. 1385 words.

Murray, Henry Alexander, Jr. (13 May 1893–23 June 1988), biochemist, clinical psychologist, and Melville scholar, was born in New York City, the son of Henry Alexander Murray, Sr., a...

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Using Zebrafish as a Model System for Studying the Transgenerational Effects of Dioxin

Tracie R. Baker, Richard E. Peterson and Warren Heideman.

in Toxicological Sciences

April 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 6108 words.

2,3,7,8 Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) has been associated with many disease states in humans. A rising concern is that exposure early in life can lead to adult toxicity and toxicity in...

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Detection of Allergenic Compounds Using an IL-4/Luciferase/CNS-1 Transgenic Mice Model

Chang Joon Bae, Jae Won Lee, Hee Sook Bae, Sun Bo Shim, Seung Wan Jee, Su Hae Lee, Chang Kyu Lee, Jin Tae Hong and Dae Youn Hwang.

in Toxicological Sciences

April 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 5334 words.

The interleukin-4 (IL-4) signaling cascade has been identified as a potentially important pathway in the development of allergies. The principal objective of this study was to produce novel...

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The SHOOT ORGANIZATION2 Gene Coordinates Leaf Domain Development Along the Central–Marginal Axis in Rice

Jun-Ichi Itoh, Yutaka Sato and Yasuo Nagato.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

August 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7028 words.

We describe how rice leaves are regionalized and regulated along the central–marginal axis. The shoot organization2 (sho2) mutant, a weak allele of SHOOTLESS4 that is a ZIPPY/ARGONAUTE7 hom...

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Spontaneous Mutations of the Flavonoid 3′-hydroxylase Gene Conferring Reddish Flowers in the Three Morning Glory Species

Atsushi Hoshino, Yasumasa Morita, Jeong-Doo Choi, Norio Saito, Kenjiro Toki, Yoshikazu Tanaka and Shigeru Iida.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9247 words.

Among the Ipomoea plants, both Ipomoea nil and Ipomoea tricolor display bright blue flowers, and Ipomoea purpurea exhibits dark purple flowers. While all of these flowers contain...

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Genomic deletion induced by Tol2 transposon excision in zebrafish

Peng Huang, Linjie Xu, Wei Liang, Chi Ian Tam, Yutian Zhang, Fei Qi, Zuoyan Zhu, Shuo Lin and Bo Zhang.

in Nucleic Acids Research

January 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4188 words.

Genomic deletions induced by imprecise excision of transposons have been used to disrupt gene functions in Drosophila. To determine the excision properties of Tol2, a popular transposon in...

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Molecular Haplotyping of Genetic Markers 10 kb Apart by Allele-Specific Long-Range PCR

Sonia Michalatos-Beloin, Sarah A. Tishkoff, Kevin L. Bentley, Kenneth K. Kidd and Gualberto Ruano.

in Nucleic Acids Research

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 1516 words.

Haplotypes, combinations of polymorphic markers in a chromosome, are critical for genome diversity research. However, their utility in population samplings is compromised by uncertain...

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Estimation of the RNU2 macrosatellite mutation rate by BRCA1 mutation tracing

Chloé Tessereau, Yann Lesecque, Nastasia Monnet, Monique Buisson, Laure Barjhoux, Mélanie Léoné, Bingjian Feng, David E. Goldgar, Olga M. Sinilnikova, Sylvain Mousset, Laurent Duret and Sylvie Mazoyer.

in Nucleic Acids Research

August 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6928 words.

Large tandem repeat sequences have been poorly investigated as severe technical limitations and their frequent absence from the genome reference hinder their analysis. Extensive...

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High-efficiency and heritable gene targeting in mouse by transcription activator-like effector nucleases

Zhongwei Qiu, Meizhen Liu, Zhaohua Chen, Yanjiao Shao, Hongjie Pan, Gaigai Wei, Chao Yu, Long Zhang, Xia Li, Ping Wang, Heng-Yu Fan, Bing Du, Bin Liu, Mingyao Liu and Dali Li.

in Nucleic Acids Research

June 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5330 words.

Transcription activator-like effector nucleases (TALENs) are a powerful new approach for targeted gene disruption in various animal models, but little is known about their activities in Mus...

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Synthesis and processing of tRNA-related SINE transcripts in Arabidopsis thaliana

Thierry Pélissier, Cécile Bousquet-Antonelli, Laurence Lavie and Jean-Marc Deragon.

in Nucleic Acids Research

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8394 words.

Despite the ubiquitous distribution of tRNA-related short interspersed elements (SINEs) in eukaryotic species, very little is known about the synthesis and processing of their RNAs. In this...

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A novel UV-damaged DNA binding protein emerges during the chromatin-eliminating cleavage period in Ascaris suum

Christof Seidl and Karl B. Moritz.

in Nucleic Acids Research

February 1998; p ublished online February 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6944 words.

During the early cleavage period of Ascaris suum, chromatin diminution takes place in the somatic founder cells. In the process of chromatin diminution numerous heterochromatic blocks,...

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Stochastic, stage-specific mechanisms account for the variegation of a human globin transgene

Timothy A. Graubert, Bruce A. Hug, Robin Wesselschmidt, Chih-Lin Hsieh, Thomas M. Ryan, Tim M. Townes and Timothy J. Ley.

in Nucleic Acids Research

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6034 words.

The random insertion of transgenes into the genomic DNA of mice usually leads to widely variable levels of expression in individual founder lines. To study the mechanisms that cause...

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Helix–hairpin–helix protein MJ1434 from Methanocaldococcus jannaschii and EndoIV homologue TTC0482 from Thermus thermophilus HB27 do not process DNA uracil residues

Lars Schomacher, Sabine Smolorz, Elena Ciirdaeva, Svetlana Ber, Wilfried Kramer and Hans-Joachim Fritz.

in Nucleic Acids Research

August 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6536 words.

The mutagenic threat of hydrolytic DNA cytosine deamination is met mostly by uracil DNA glycosylases (UDG) initiating base excision repair. However, several sequenced genomes of archaeal...

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Families of restriction enzymes: an analysis prompted by molecular and genetic data for type ID restriction and modification systems

Annette J. B. Titheradge, Jonathan King, Junichi Ryu and Noreen E. Murray.

in Nucleic Acids Research

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 9208 words.

Current genetic and molecular evidence places all the known type I restriction and modification systems of Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica into one of four discrete families: type...

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Overlapping Sp1 and AP2 binding sites in a promoter element of the lens-specific MIP gene

Chiaki Ohtaka-Maruyama, Xiaoyan Wang, Hong Ge and Ana B. Chepelinsky.

in Nucleic Acids Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5072 words.

The MIP gene, the founder of the MIP family of channel proteins, is specifically expressed in fiber cells of the ocular lens and expression is regulated temporally and spatially during...

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Mycobacterium smegmatis DinB2 misincorporates deoxyribonucleotides and ribonucleotides during templated synthesis and lesion bypass

Heather Ordonez and Stewart Shuman.

in Nucleic Acids Research

November 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8330 words.

Mycobacterium smegmatis DinB2 is the founder of a clade of Y-family DNA polymerase that is naturally adept at utilizing rNTPs or dNTPs as substrates. Here we investigate the...

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