Microdeletions and Microduplications: Mechanism
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Morrow, B. E. 2006. Microdeletions and Microduplications: Mechanism. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Microdeletions and microduplications in the genome are caused by chromosome misalignment between blocks of region-specific low copy repeats and result in genomic disorders.
- chromosome rearrangements;
- genomic disorders;
- low copy repeats;
- congenital anomaly disorders;
- homologous recombination