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Reassessing 6mA in eukaryotes

A metagenomic approach to identifying the sources of N6-methyldeoxyadenine (6mA) in eukaryotic DNA found no evidence of high 6mA abundances in sampled eukaryotes.

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  • Kong, Y. et al. Critical assessment of DNA adenine methylation in eukaryotes using quantitative deconvolution. Science 375, 515–522 (2022).

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Tang, L. Reassessing 6mA in eukaryotes. Nat Methods 19, 270 (2022).

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