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Chapter 6: Structural Variation and Medical Genomics

Figure 1

An inversion resulting from non-allelic homologous recombination (NAHR) between two nearly identical segmental duplications (blue boxes) with opposite orientations (arrows).

The inversion flips the orientation of the subsequence, or block, in one genome relative to the other genome.

Figure 1

doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002821.g001