Evolutionary Conservation of Splice Sites
Published Online: 30 APR 2008
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Hastings, M. L. and Sachidanandam, R. 2008. Evolutionary Conservation of Splice Sites. eLS. .
- Published Online: 30 APR 2008
The evolution of splice sites (both 5′ and 3′) is constrained. The results of the constraints are observed in conserved signatures exhibited by splice sites across species.
- splice sites;
- pre-mRNA splicing;