Retrotransposition mechanisms

Jef D. Boeke, Karen B. Chapman

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Recent developments in the area of the transposition mechanisms used by retrotransposons and related retroviral pathways are discussed. In particular, advances in the areas of retrotransporon gene expression, virus-like particle assembly, reverse transcription, and integration are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)502-507
Number of pages6
JournalCurrent Opinion in Cell Biology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology


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