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ARWEN: a program to detect tRNA genes in metazoan mitochondrial nucleotide sequences

Bioinformatics

Nov 24, 2007

Dean Laslett, Bjorn Canback

Abstract

Mitochondrial genomes encode their own transfer RNAs (tRNAs). These are often degenerate in sequence and structure compared to tRNAs in their bacterial ancestors. This is one of the reasons why current tRNA gene predictor programs perform poorly identifying mitochondrial tRNA genes. As ...read more

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Abnormal Degeneration
RNA, mitochondrial
Sequence Determinations, RNA
MT-TA gene
Triplet Codon-amino Acid Adaptor Activity
Transfer RNA
Genome Mapping
Computer Programs and Programming
Mitochondria
Base Sequence
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ARWEN: a program to detect tRNA genes in metazoan mitochondrial nucleotide sequences

Bioinformatics

Nov 24, 2007

Dean Laslett, Bjorn Canback

PMID: 18033792

DOI: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btm573

Abstract

Mitochondrial genomes encode their own transfer RNAs (tRNAs). These are often degenerate in sequence and structure compared to tRNAs in their bacterial ancestors. This is one of the reasons why current tRNA gene predictor programs perform poorly identifying mitochondrial tRNA genes. As ...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Abnormal Degeneration
RNA, mitochondrial
Sequence Determinations, RNA
MT-TA gene
Triplet Codon-amino Acid Adaptor Activity
Transfer RNA
Genome Mapping
Computer Programs and Programming
Mitochondria
Base Sequence
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