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Microsatellite markers: what they mean and why they are so useful

Genetics and Molecular Biology

Aug 26, 2016

Maria Lucia Carneiro VieiraCarla de Freitas Munhoz

Abstract

Microsatellites or Single Sequence Repeats (SSRs) are extensively employed in plant genetics studies, using both low and high throughput genotyping approaches. Motivated by the importance of these sequences over the last decades this review aims to address some theoretical aspects of SS...read more

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Microsatellite markers: what they mean and why they are so useful

Genetics and Molecular Biology

Aug 26, 2016

Maria Lucia Carneiro VieiraCarla de Freitas Munhoz

PMID: 27561112

DOI: 10.1590/1678-4685-gmb-2016-0027

Abstract

Microsatellites or Single Sequence Repeats (SSRs) are extensively employed in plant genetics studies, using both low and high throughput genotyping approaches. Motivated by the importance of these sequences over the last decades this review aims to address some theoretical aspects of SS...read more

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Biological Markers
Short Tandem Repeat
SSR1
Definition
Oligonucleotide Primers
Genetic Studies
Genotype Determination
Physiological Processes
1
1
868

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Examining the genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics of the human vascular endothelial cells at the single cell level will help build a single cell atlas of human vascular endothelium, which would give a unique ID card for each cell type, a three-dimensional map of how cell types work together to form tissues and insights into how changes in the map underlie health and disease of the vascular endothelium from young to old age. Disocver the latest research on the single cell atlas of human vascular endothelial cell atlas here.

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