Example sentences for: overrepresented

How can you use “overrepresented” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Mobydick was designed to find overrepresented "words" in noncoding DNA, and applied to yeast.

  • The painting that makes Church worth remembering, though, came two years earlier, when he took the most overrepresented theme in American art to date, Niagara Falls, and convinced everybody they'd never seen it before.

  • Because different algorithms for detecting overrepresented motifs have different properties (see Materials and methods), we compared the motifs identified using a Gibbs sampling algorithm [ 27, 28] with those identified by MEME.

  • Comparative genomic analyses of orthologous drosophilid genes should aid in this endeavor, as evidenced by the recent demonstration that several conserved motifs in the 3' UTR of the pro-apoptotic gene hid are targets of the miRNA bantam [ 44 ] . Statistically significant pairings of conserved and/or overrepresented 3' UTR motifs can be assessed for complementarity to miRNAs.

  • To determine whether a given motif is locally overrepresented, its frequency of occurrence has to be scored against some statistical model.

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