Example sentences for: over-represented

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  • Such analyses of gp120 and its V regions indicate that replacement mutations are generally over-represented in this protein and thus appear to confer selective advantage to HIV-1 [ 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35].

  • A plethora of computational methods has been developed to find over-represented sequences in a subset of genes believed to contain a common transcription factor binding site (reviewed in [ 11 ] ). The rapid pace of genome sequencing has enabled a complementary approach - phylogenetic footprinting (reviewed in [ 12 13 ] ) - which recognizes that the conservation of sequences across related organisms often reflects evolutionary selection for their presence in TCRs.

  • We found that six of the 16 stress-related motifs analyzed were over-represented in the promoter sequences of the stress collection as a whole (Table 3a), and four additional motifs were over-represented in the promoters of at least one of the libraries (Table 3b).

  • The small plasmids may have a growth or replication advantage causing them to be over-represented in the library following the various amplification steps.

  • This initial set of genes formed the sole basis for identification of a wider range of grain filling related genes with diverse functions, over-represented cis acting regulatory elements, and associated transcription factors.

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