Recently there was a discussion in the net about the smallest known nuclear
intron. What was the outcome of that debate? We have recently sequenced a
32-bp intron in a nuclear gene of Schistosoma mansoni. Is there anything
smaller than that?
Sergio Pena, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemsistry
Federal University of Minas Gerais
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
E-mail: spena at vm1.lcc.ufmg.br