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A DNA Recombination “Hotspot” in Humans Is Missing in Chimps

  • Published: June 15, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0020192

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Absence of the TAP2 Human Recombination Hotspot in Chimpanzees

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