Akihiko Koga

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Affiliation: Kyoto University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Under-representation of repetitive sequences in whole-genome shotgun sequence databases: an illustration using a recently acquired transposable element
    Akihiko Koga
    Division of Genome Diversity, Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City, Japan
    Genome 55:172-5. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Occurrence of a short variant of the Tol2 transposable element in natural populations of the medaka fish
    Akihiko Koga
    Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City 464 8506, Japan
    Genet Res (Camb) 93:13-21. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Distribution of complete and defective copies of the Tol1 transposable element in natural populations of the medaka fish Oryzias latipes
    Akihiko Koga
    Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City 464 8506, Japan
    Genes Genet Syst 84:345-52. 2009

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Under-representation of repetitive sequences in whole-genome shotgun sequence databases: an illustration using a recently acquired transposable element
    Akihiko Koga
    Division of Genome Diversity, Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City, Japan
    Genome 55:172-5. 2012
    ..8 kb) with those of Southern blot analysis of genomic DNA. This has revealed that the internal regions of the repetitive sequences are under-represented to a striking extent...
  2. doi request reprint Occurrence of a short variant of the Tol2 transposable element in natural populations of the medaka fish
    Akihiko Koga
    Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City 464 8506, Japan
    Genet Res (Camb) 93:13-21. 2011
    ..The current status of Tol2 is expected to provide information with which results of future surveys can be compared for clarification of determinants of population dynamics of this DNA-based element...
  3. ncbi request reprint Distribution of complete and defective copies of the Tol1 transposable element in natural populations of the medaka fish Oryzias latipes
    Akihiko Koga
    Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama City 464 8506, Japan
    Genes Genet Syst 84:345-52. 2009
    ..5%, yet some of them still have the ability to produce a functional transposase. The medaka fish thus harbors two active DNA-based elements in its genome, and is in this respect unique among vertebrates...