The Structure of a Partial Duplication in the lntegron of Plasmid pDGO100

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dc.contributor.author Hall, RM
dc.contributor.author Stokes, H
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-28T09:45:02Z
dc.date.issued 1990-01
dc.identifier.citation Plasmid, 1990, 23 (1), pp. 76 - 79
dc.identifier.issn 0147-619X
dc.identifier.other C1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/8721
dc.description.abstract A family of novel potentially mobile DNA elements, called integrons, has recently been described (H. W. Stokes and R. M. Hall, 1989, Mol. Microbiol. 3, 16691683). The integrons present in the plasmids pDGO100 and pSa are unusual in that they include a duplication of the sulI gene which is located in one of the two conserved segments that make up these elements. In order to define the nature of the duplication in pDGO100, we have sequenced the sulI gene region located between the aadB and the dhfr genes of pDGO100. This region includes the first 1355 bases of the 2026-base 3?-conserved segment present in the integrons of Tn21, R46 and R388, and the sequence identity in pDGO100 ceases 24 bases beyond the end of the sulI gene. This position corresponds to the center of a 59-base element, a remnant of which is located at the end of sulI. This finding suggests that the 59-base element may have been involved in the event which gave rise to the partial duplication.
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dc.publisher Academic Press
dc.relation.isbasedon 10.1016/0147-619X(90)90047-G
dc.subject NA, Microbiology
dc.subject NA; Microbiology
dc.title The Structure of a Partial Duplication in the lntegron of Plasmid pDGO100
dc.type Journal Article
dc.parent Plasmid
dc.journal.volume 1
dc.journal.volume 23
dc.journal.number 1 en_US
dc.publocation United States en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 76 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 79 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Institute for Biotechnology of Infectious Diseases en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 0605 Microbiology
dc.personcode 0000050367 en_US
dc.personcode 105741 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Microbiology en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
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dc.description.keywords NA en_US
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dc.staffid 105741 en_US
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science


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