direct repeat

direct repeat

[di¦rekt ri′pēt]
(cell and molecular biology)
Identical or closely related nucleotide sequences present in two or more copies in the same orientation within the same molecule.
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5 kb) to amplify the insertion site of the structure comprising the direct repeat and prophage-like genomic island of E coli PCN033, as previously described (1).
Indeed, had the Polish possessed a clinical edge close to the approach play with which they exposed England far too easily, it would have been a direct repeat of the night in Moscow which tipped McClaren to the brink of the abyss.
164+1603del2875 and a mutation mechanism was suggested based on a small direct repeat at the 5' and 3' breakpoints.
With a massive 105-77 aggregate verdict over the Eagles, the Buildbase Bees have set up a cup final clash against old rivals Belle Vue in a direct repeat of last year's dramatic play-off final.
But, "Ghost" throws its most powerful punch in its second half, reporting on contempo events as a direct repeat of the ghastly Leopold era.
We identified an abnormal sequence inserted in exon 2 as an Alu sequence and a direct repeat (300 + 15 bp).
It was almost a direct repeat of USC's 21-10 loss to Washington last week.
The University of Arkansas team will present on "Colorimetric Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Direct Repeat Sequence by Subtractive Cycling Probe(TM) Reaction.
One copy of the ISApl1-mcr-1 transposition unit was located in the region between a predicted 4Fe-4S ferredoxin-type protein (ydhY) and ldtE (L, D-transpeptidase) (bp 2652307-2665241), and flanked on either side by a 2-bp direct repeat (CA).
The flashpoint was almost a direct repeat of the abuse endured by Villa keeper Peter Enckelman last season at the hands of a Birmingham fan.
In the majority of the cases, a direct repeat of 2-8 by was present in the unaltered sequence in the vicinity of the deletion.
To reconcile these findings, we hypothesized that this discrepancy resulted from an IS6110 asymmetrically inserted in the direct repeat unit adjacent to the spacer 8 in a SIT266 isolate.
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