anyone looked at long-range patterns in DNA sequence?
hunter at work.nlm.nih.gov
Tue Mar 23 18:18:19 EST 1993
Michael Levin asked:
Has anyone looked at long-range (much larger scale than average
gene sizes) pattern in the genomes of various organisms? What I mean
To which Jason Stewart replied:
Try to find a paper by Aris Wiessman and Dan Larhammar. I'm not sure what
journal, but it wa s within the last year. They show that the affects
attributed to the so-called long range correlations in DNA have a very
Hmm. There was a letter from Larhammar & Chatzidimitriou-Dreismann in
Nature on 21 Jan 93 (p 212-3) making this point. A quick Medline search
shows nothing by Wiessman & Larhammar at all, though.
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