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Pause-melting misalignment: a novel model for the birth and motif indel of tandem repeats in the mitochondrial genome

Wei Shi1, Xiao-Yu Kong1*, Zhong-Ming Wang1, Shan-Shan Yu1, Hai-Xia Chen2 and Elizabeth A De Stasio3

Author Affiliations

1 Key Laboratory of Marine Bio-resource Sustainable Utilization (LMB), South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, Republic of China

2 Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, PO Box 463, SE-405 30, Gothenburg, Sweden

3 Biology Department, Lawrence University, 711 E. Boldt Way, 54911, Appleton, WI, USA

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BMC Genomics 2013, 14:103  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-14-103

Published: 15 February 2013

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

Detailed information of 2,111 repeated tracts from 853 complete mt genomes sequences.

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