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Euk.genes that function and live together

Louis van de Zande L.P.W.G.M.van.de.Zande at biol.RUG.NL
Fri Jun 23 05:37:39 EST 1995

> > What evidence is there that genes whose products
> > function together, and are unrelated in sequence, are co-localized in the 
> > genome -- a la operonic genes in prok's? 
> > 

Some may, and some may not. For instance the Urea-cycle enzymes (or 
for the purists the ornithine cycle enzymes) are divided over 
differnt chromosomes in mammals. So here's one example that crushes 
the theory.

L. van de Zande

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