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The Dynamic genome

The Dynamic genome

Barbara McClintock"s ideas in the century of genetics

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Published by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press in [Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McClintock, Barbara, -- 1902-,
  • Genetics,
  • Women geneticists -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Nina Fedoroff, David Botstein.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsFedoroff, Nina., Botstein, David.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 422 p. :
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23812884M
    ISBN 10087969422

    Its structure, redundancy and plasticity make the genome a dynamic system. This chapter gives an introductory evolutionary view of these genome characteristics focusing on the unanticipated uncoupling between organism complexity and genome size (the C-value paradox). Some approaches to this paradox are presented ranging from genome dynamics to population dynamics. Dynamic Genomics. Evidence has emerged that the cocktail of drugs and environmental hazards to which Gulf War veterans have been exposed all target a special part of the genome that's responsible for the immune response. The consequences are startling, and may have far-reaching relevance for diagnosis and prevention of other chronic diseases. Dr.

    Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.   The data released by the Genomes Project contain an increasing number of genome sequences from different nations and populations with a large number of genetic variations. As a result, the focus of human genome studies is changing from single and static to complex and dynamic. The currently available human reference genome (GRCh37) is based on sequencing data from 13 Cited by: 8.

    The predominance of non-coding DNA in the human genome, the long-term adaptive role of so called "junk DNA" in the evolution of new functions, and the key evolutionary differences that define our humanity are just some of the controversial issues that this book examines in the context of . Dynamic Biotech & Genome Intellidex Index Index Ticker DZOTR Growth of $10, Invesco Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome ETF: $24, Dynamic Biotech & Genome Intellidex Index: $25, S&P Composite Biotechnology Index: $44, Data beginning 10 years prior to the ending date of Ma Fund performance shown at NAV.


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[MUSIC] One of the truly path-changing discoveries of genomics has been the discovery that genomes are dynamic. Before the science of genomics really took shape, it was well understood that there was a script and that script was the genome.

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immune V(D)J recombination (discovered by Susumu Tonegawa) and isotype class switching, terms introduced to indicate two kinds of immune system recombinations, which are the main cause of the enormous variety of.

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Obviously, an understanding can only be achieved by cutting deeply into the evolutionary history of life along with the evolution of transposable elements and dynamic genomes. This book therefore also celebrates Charles Darwin’s th birthday.

The reader is challenged to view the role of movable DNA along historical roots from the levels of. Read "The Dynamic Genome A Darwinian Approach" by Antonio Fontdevila available from Rakuten Kobo.

Our ever-increasing knowledge of whole genome sequences is unveiling a variety of structures and mechanisms that impinge Brand: OUP Oxford. Get this from a library. The dynamic bacterial genome. [Peter Mullany;] -- "This book provides an in-depth analysis of the mechanisms and biological consequences of genome rearrangements in bacteria.

Each chapter examines the mechanisms involved in genome rearrangements and. Vial, Ludovic Groleau, Marie-Christine Lamarche, Martin G Filion, Geneviève Castonguay-Vanier, Josée Dekimpe, Valérie Daigle, France Charette, Steve J and Déziel, Eric Phase variation has a role in Burkholderia ambifaria niche adaptation.

The ISME Journal, Vol. 4, Issue. 1, p. Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters is a popular science book by the science writer Matt Ridley, published by Fourth chapters are numbered for the pairs of human chromosomes, one pair being the X and Y sex chromosomes, so the numbering goes up to The book was welcomed by critics in journals such as Nature and newspapers including The New York : Matt Ridley.

We have chosen exemplar lineages to emphasize the tremendous diversity of dynamic features and the broad distribution of these features across the tree of life. There is extensive coverage of the diversity of genome rearrangements among strains and between species (Mazur et al.

; Bertelli and Greub ; Mann et al. ).Cited by: Buy The Dynamic Bacterial Genome () (): NHBS - Edited By: Peter Mullany, Cambridge University PressPrice Range: £ - £ In due course, however, the generality of mobile genetic elements and the concept of a dynamic genome were understood and widely accepted, culminating in the award to McClintock of an unshared Nobel Prize in As Barbara's 90th birthday approached, some of her many friends and colleagues were invited to write essays for the occasion.

Transposons and the Dynamic Genome. Editors: Lankenau, Dirk, Volff, Jean-Nicolas (Eds.) Free Preview. Buy this book eBook ,79 € price for Spain (gross) Buy eBook ISBN ; Digitally watermarked, DRM-free; Included format: PDF; ebooks can be used on all reading devices.

The Dynamic Genome: An Arms Race With Ourselves. Summary. Retracing the ancient battles between jumping genes and the defenses human cells deploy to keep them in check. Highlights.

More than half of the DNA that makes up the human genome is likely derived from transposons. These mobile bits of DNA have played an important role in evolution. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The dynamic genome also generates testable evolutionary hypotheses about which genes might be most important for human health. Genes that are important over different time scales might be expected to be held in check by stabilizing selection, and to Cited by:.

Tenaillon MI, Hufford MB, Gaut BS and Ross-Ibarra J () Genome size and transposable element content as determined by high-throughput sequencing in maize and Zea luxurians.

Genome biology and evolution, 3, The dynamic genome: Transposable elements This chapter describes the disruptive and conservative forces that affect the stability of the bacterial genome.

The integrity of the genetic material is threatened by mutations of different types, ranging in scale from single nucleotide polymorphisms to large deletions, inversions, and amplifications of the DNA.The ever‐increasing knowledge of whole genome sequences is unveiling a variety of new structures and mechanisms that impinge on current evolutionary theory.

The origin of species, the evolution of form and the evolutionary impact of transposable elements are just a few of the many processes that have been revolutionized by ongoing genome studies.