Intron loss?

Jim Wellehan James.F.X.Wellehan at dartmouth.edu
Fri Nov 12 16:00:40 EST 1993


In article <1993Nov12.170828.353 at chmeds.ac.nz>
mkennedy at chmeds.ac.nz (Martin Kennedy) writes:

> Don't forget that there are endogenous mammalian (including human) reverse
> transcriptases

Are these thought to be just remnants left behind in the genome by
retroviruses, or is there a postulated function for them?

Jim



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