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An initiation site for meiotic gene conversion in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Nature. Mar 02, 1989;338(6210):35-9.
Nicolas A, Treco D, Schultes NP, Szostak JW.

Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114.


An initiation site for meiotic gene conversion has been identified in the promoter region of the ARG4 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. The chromosome on which initiation occurs is the recipient of genetic information during gene conversion.