Phylogenetic relationships between L1 subfamilies

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Taken from "Whole-genome screening indicates a possible burst of formation of processed pseudogenes and Alu repeats by particular L1 subfamilies in ancestral primates"

Genome Biology 2003;4(11):R74-R74.

Published online 28 Oct 2003


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Amino-acid substitutions within the 'C domain' at particular stages of L1 evolution are denoted in boxes. The phylogenetic tree was constructed using the neighbor-joining method [] based on the last 900 bp of the consensus sequences of respective subfamilies.



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