Example sentences for: orthologues

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  • This strategy resulted in the identification of the murine orthologues of EVER1 and EVER2, and four hitherto uncharacterized human and mouse proteins (Figure 1, Table 1).

  • Also collected in the set for comparison were the previously-described Runx genes from D. melanogaster ( runt and lozenge [ 7 ] ), Caenorhabditis elegans ( run [ 8 ] ), sea urchin ( SpRunt [ 9 10 ] ), T. rubripes ( TrRunx2 [ 11 ] ), and mouse ( Runx1 , Runx2 , and Runx3 ; the three human RUNX genes, which have been extensively characterized previously, are highly similar to their mouse orthologues [ 12 13 ] and hence were not included in the collected set).

  • In vertebrates (from the proximal promoter), the Runx3 orthologues each contain 2 exons downstream of the Runt domain, while the Runx2 orthologues contain 4 and the

  • Figure 3provides an alignment of the RNase III domains of the mouse, human, Drosophila and C. elegans RNase III orthologues.

  • Bacterial RNase III orthologues exhibit the simplest primary structure, which includes a C-terminal dsRNA-binding motif (dsRBM), and an N-terminal catalytic (nuclease) domain (Figure 1).

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