Mobile genetic elements facts for kids(Redirected from Mobile genetic element)
- Transposons (also called transposable elements)
- Bacteriophage elements, like Mu which integrates randomly into the genome
- Group II introns
The total of all mobile genetic elements in a genome may be referred to as the mobilome.
- Miller W.J. and Capy P. (eds) 2004. Mobile genetic elements : protocols and genomic applications. Humana Press.
- Shapiro J.A. (ed) 1983. Mobile genetic elements. Academic Press.
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