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    • Highly expressed captured genes and cross-kingdom domains present in Helitrons create novel diversity in Pleurotus ostreatus and other fungi 

      Castanera Andrés, Raúl Upna; Pérez Garrido, Gumersinda Upna; López Varas, Leticia Upna; Sancho, Rubén; Santoyo Santos, Francisco Upna; Alfaro Sánchez, Manuel Upna; Gabaldón Estevan, Juan Antonio; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Oguiza Tomé, José Antonio Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (BioMed Central, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: Helitrons are class-II eukaryotic transposons that transpose via a rolling circle mechanism. Due to their ability to capture and mobilize gene fragments, they play an important role in the evolution of their ...
    • Lack of the PGA exopolysaccharide in Salmonella as an adaptive trait for survival in the host 

      Echeverz Sarasúa, Maite Upna; García Martínez, Begoña Upna; Sabalza Baztán, Amaia; Valle Turrillas, Jaione Upna; Gabaldón Estevan, Juan Antonio; Solano Goñi, Cristina Upna; Lasa Uzcudun, Íñigo Upna (Public Library of Science, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Many bacteria build biofilm matrices using a conserved exopolysaccharide named PGA or PNAG (poly-β-1,6-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine). Interestingly, while E. coli and other members of the family Enterobacteriaceae encode the ...