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CRISPR sequences

Repetitive nucleic acid sequences that are principal components of the archaeal and bacterial CRISPR-CAS SYSTEMS, which function as adaptive antiviral defense systems.
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  • CRISPR spacer sequences
  • CRISPR spacers
  • CRISPR loci
  • CRISPR arrays
  • CRISPR clusters
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