J Schmitz

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint SINEs as driving forces in genome evolution
    J Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Genome Dyn 7:92-107. 2012
  2. pmc Retrophylogenomics place tarsiers on the evolutionary branch of anthropoids
    Gerrit Hartig
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, University of Munster, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Sci Rep 3:1756. 2013
  3. pmc Evolution of small nucleolar RNAs in nematodes
    Anja Zemann
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 34:2676-85. 2006
  4. pmc Genomic impact of eukaryotic transposable elements
    Irina R Arkhipova
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster D 48149, Germany
    Mob DNA 3:19. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Exonization of transposed elements: A challenge and opportunity for evolution
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Biochimie 93:1928-34. 2011
  6. pmc Retroposed SNOfall--a mammalian-wide comparison of platypus snoRNAs
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster 48149, Germany
    Genome Res 18:1005-10. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary history of 7SL RNA-derived SINEs in Supraprimates
    Jan Ole Kriegs
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str 56, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    Trends Genet 23:158-61. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Forty million years of independent evolution: a mitochondrial gene and its corresponding nuclear pseudogene in primates
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str 56, D 48149, Munster, Germany
    J Mol Evol 61:1-11. 2005
  9. pmc A novel class of mammalian-specific tailless retropseudogenes
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Muenster, D 48149 Muenster, Germany
    Genome Res 14:1911-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A novel family of tRNA-derived SINEs in the colugo and two new retrotransposable markers separating dermopterans from primates
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology Molecular Neurobiology ZMBE, University of Muenster, D 48149 Muenster, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 28:341-9. 2003

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint SINEs as driving forces in genome evolution
    J Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Genome Dyn 7:92-107. 2012
    ..A balanced distribution and controlled activity of such properties is crucial to maintaining the organism's dynamic and thriving evolution...
  2. pmc Retrophylogenomics place tarsiers on the evolutionary branch of anthropoids
    Gerrit Hartig
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, University of Munster, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Sci Rep 3:1756. 2013
    ..Thus, tarsiers are clearly the sister group to anthropoids in the clade Haplorrhini...
  3. pmc Evolution of small nucleolar RNAs in nematodes
    Anja Zemann
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 34:2676-85. 2006
    ..Some target sites modified by snoRNAs were changed, added or lost, documenting a high degree of evolutionary plasticity of npcRNAs...
  4. pmc Genomic impact of eukaryotic transposable elements
    Irina R Arkhipova
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster D 48149, Germany
    Mob DNA 3:19. 2012
    ..The success of the meeting reflects the important role of Repbase in comparative genomic studies, and emphasizes the need for close interactions between experimental and computational biologists in the years to come...
  5. doi request reprint Exonization of transposed elements: A challenge and opportunity for evolution
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Biochimie 93:1928-34. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Retroposed SNOfall--a mammalian-wide comparison of platypus snoRNAs
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Munster, Munster 48149, Germany
    Genome Res 18:1005-10. 2008
    ..High-copy retroposition via multiple host gene-promoted transcription units is a novel pathway for combining housekeeping function and SINE-like dispersal and reveals a new dimension in the evolution of novel snoRNA function...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary history of 7SL RNA-derived SINEs in Supraprimates
    Jan Ole Kriegs
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str 56, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    Trends Genet 23:158-61. 2007
    ..As well as new elements in Tupaia and primates, we also found that the purported ancestral fossil Alu monomer was restricted to Primates, and provide here the first description of a potential chimeric promoter box region in SINEs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Forty million years of independent evolution: a mitochondrial gene and its corresponding nuclear pseudogene in primates
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str 56, D 48149, Munster, Germany
    J Mol Evol 61:1-11. 2005
    ..3) The heterogeneous and lineage-specific evolution of mitochondrial sequences in primates renders molecular dating based on primate mtDNA problematic, whereas the numt sequences provide a much more reliable base for dating...
  9. pmc A novel class of mammalian-specific tailless retropseudogenes
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Muenster, D 48149 Muenster, Germany
    Genome Res 14:1911-5. 2004
    ..Thus, tailless retropseudogenes point to a novel, variant mechanism for the biogenesis of retrosequences...
  10. ncbi request reprint A novel family of tRNA-derived SINEs in the colugo and two new retrotransposable markers separating dermopterans from primates
    Jürgen Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology Molecular Neurobiology ZMBE, University of Muenster, D 48149 Muenster, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 28:341-9. 2003
    ..Nevertheless it is a valuable device to reconstruct the evolutionary steps from a functional tRNA to an interspersed SINE element...
  11. pmc Retroposed elements as archives for the evolutionary history of placental mammals
    Jan Ole Kriegs
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, Center for Molecular Biology of Inflammation, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    PLoS Biol 4:e91. 2006
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  12. pmc A novel web-based TinT application and the chronology of the Primate Alu retroposon activity
    Gennady Churakov
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str, 56, 48149 Munster, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 10:376. 2010
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  13. pmc Waves of genomic hitchhikers shed light on the evolution of gamebirds (Aves: Galliformes)
    Jan Ole Kriegs
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE University of Münster, Von Esmarch Str, 56, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 7:190. 2007
    ..Ascertaining the fixation patterns of CR1 elements would help unravel the phylogeny of gamebirds and other poorly resolved avian clades...
  14. ncbi request reprint An unusual primate locus that attracted two independent Alu insertions and facilitates their transcription
    A Ludwig
    Institute of Experimental Pathology, ZMBE, University of Munster, Von Esmarch Str 56, D 48149 Munster, Germany
    J Mol Biol 350:200-14. 2005
    ..Thus, the BC200 RNA gene locus attracted two independent Alu insertions during its evolutionary history and provided upstream promoter elements required for their transcription...
  15. ncbi request reprint Primate phylogeny: molecular evidence from retroposons
    J Schmitz
    Institute of Experimental Pathology ZMBE, University of Muenster, Germany
    Cytogenet Genome Res 108:26-37. 2005
    ..This eliminates any possibility of confounding phylogenetic interpretations through lineage sorting phenomena and makes use of a new point of view in settling the phylogenetic relationships of the primate infraorders...