Genome Paralogy: A New Perspective on the Organization and Origin of the Major Histocompatibility Complex
The coordinated international project to sequence the entire human major histocompatibility complex (MHC) is approaching its end. We will probably see the complete nucleotide sequence of the mouse MHC in the near future. Thus, for the time being, the MHC is likely to remain one of the best characterized genetic regions in the mammalian genome.
KeywordsZinc Leukemia Recombination Polypeptide Compaction
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