Experts and Doctors on retroelements in Lyon, Auvergne Rhône Alpes, France

Summary

Locale: Lyon, Auvergne Rhône Alpes, France
Topic: retroelements

Top Publications

  1. Bonnaud B, Bouton O, Oriol G, Cheynet V, Duret L, Mallet F. Evidence of selection on the domesticated ERVWE1 env retroviral element involved in placentation. Mol Biol Evol. 2004;21:1895-901 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of selective constraints on env ERVWE1 confirms that this retroviral locus has been recruited in the hominoid lineage to become a bona fide gene...
  2. Volff J, Brosius J. Modern genomes with retro-look: retrotransposed elements, retroposition and the origin of new genes. Genome Dyn. 2007;3:175-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the 'retro-look' of genomes is in fact indicative of their modernity. ..
  3. B hne A, Darras A, D Cotta H, Baroiller J, Galiana Arnoux D, Volff J. The vertebrate makorin ubiquitin ligase gene family has been shaped by large-scale duplication and retroposition from an ancestral gonad-specific, maternal-effect gene. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:721 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative expression analysis strongly suggests that the ancestral E3 ubiquitin ligase function of the single copy mkrn gene before duplication in vertebrates was gonad-specific, with maternal expression in early embryos...

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