Example sentences for: ortholog

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  • Exons are short in the Anopheles ortholog of Shaker as well, as it was not possible to find an exon encoding more than 75 amino acids in this gene.

  • While this manuscript was undergoing revision, the first mammalian SLC4A9 ortholog, that in the rabbit, was published [ 15].

  • We previously discovered and initially characterized a novel member of this family in the mouse, namely nucleophosmin/nucleoplasmin 3 ( Npm3 ). To identify the human ortholog of Npm3 and begin its characterization, we have cloned a human NPM3 cDNA, determined its genomic structure and relationship to other family members and show its expression in multiple tissues and subcellular localization in the nucleus.

  • 3 and its Drosophila ortholog.

  • 3 and its ortholog in Drosophila (as opposed to an f2 value of 0.69 for Anopheles Kv1 vs Drosophila Kv1, 0.73 for Anopheles Kv2 vs Drosophila Kv2, or 0.70 for Anopheles Kv4 vs Drosophila Kv4) suggests these two genes diverged longer ago than would be predicted by the amino-acid identity alone, and that selective pressure has prevented the two sequences from diverging; homoplasy may explain their high amino-acid identity and low third-position (f2) identity.

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