Example sentences for: overrepresented

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

  • These are classes or functional categories of genes that appear overrepresented in the set of differentially expressed genes.

  • Finding overrepresented weight matrices is a well studied problem for which Gibbs sampling constitutes a reasonable solution if the data consists of distinct motifs separated by random bases.

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

  • For the substantial subset of UniGene clusters for which the dominant transcriptional orientation was unannotated, we required that the misoriented ESTs be significantly overrepresented regardless of the correct orientation of the cluster.

  • 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.

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