Colon cancer associated genes exhibit signatures of positive selection at functionally significant positions

Morgan, CC, Shakya, K, Webb, A et al. (5 more authors) (2012) Colon cancer associated genes exhibit signatures of positive selection at functionally significant positions. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 12. 114. ISSN 1471-2148

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Authors/Creators:
  • Morgan, CC
  • Shakya, K
  • Webb, A
  • Walsh, TA
  • Lynch, M
  • Loscher, CE
  • Ruskin, HJ
  • O’Connell, MJ
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2012 Morgan et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Keywords: Positive selection; Colon cancer; Adaptive evolution; Protein functional shift; Selective pressure; Evolutionary medicine
Dates:
  • Published: 12 July 2012
  • Accepted: 22 June 2012
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Biological Sciences (Leeds) > School of Biology (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 13 May 2019 10:27
Last Modified: 13 May 2019 10:27
Status: Published
Publisher: BMC
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-12-114

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