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Genome, Fungal

 
 
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Disease relevance of Genome, Fungal

 

High impact information on Genome, Fungal

  • A survey of 54 fungal genomes revealed that seven other species have proteins with collagenous domains suggesting that MCL1 is a member of a patchily distributed gene family [2].
  • Many plant, animal, and fungal genomes contain cytosine DNA methylation in asymmetric sequence contexts (CpHpH, H = A, T, C) [3].
  • A single copy of a conditional lethal C. neoformans NMT allele was introduced into the fungal genome by homologous recombination [4].
  • Additional naphthalene degradation enzyme-coding genes are present in fungal genomes, suggesting that resistance could follow degradation of the naphthalene ring contained in terbinafine [5].
  • These findings have important implications for fungal genome annotation, as the automated annotations of euascomycete genomes incorrectly identified intron boundaries for all of the confirmed and probable GC-AG introns reported here [6].
 

Gene context of Genome, Fungal

References

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  4. Genetic and biochemical studies establish that the fungicidal effect of a fully depeptidized inhibitor of Cryptococcus neoformans myristoyl-CoA:protein N-myristoyltransferase (Nmt) is Nmt-dependent. Lodge, J.K., Jackson-Machelski, E., Higgins, M., McWherter, C.A., Sikorski, J.A., Devadas, B., Gordon, J.I. J. Biol. Chem. (1998) [Pubmed]
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