Retrotransposition, Diversity and the Brain
Retroelements are ancient mobile DNA found in most organisms. Long dismissed as useless, selfish or "junk" DNA, they were thought to be mere intracellular parasites from our distant evolutionary past. Together with their mutant relatives, L1 sequences constitute almost 50% of the mammalian...
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
|Edition:||1st ed. 2008|
|Series:||Research and Perspectives in Neurosciences
|Collection:||Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa|
- Creation of New Genes and Individual Variation in Retrotransposition Potential
- From the “RNAWorld” to Brain Complexity: Generation of Diversity
- Endogenous Retroviruses and Human Neuropsychiatric Disorders
- Is Psychosis Due to Retroviral/Retrotransposon Integration Close to the Cerebral Dominance Gene?
- Microcephalies and DNA Repair