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Figure 3

From: DCJ-Indel sorting revisited

Figure 3

Encoding the Deletion of a Chromosomal Interval as a DCJ. The deletion of a chromosomal interval connecting w to x can be encoded by a DCJ that turns the interval connecting w to x into a circular chromosome. The four possible deletions of a chromosomal interval are shown in the above figure; this correspondence holds even when the interval in question is taken to be an entire linear chromosome.

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