cloning vehicle

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • cloning vector — A small, self replicating DNA molecule usually a plasmid or viral DNA chromosome into which foreign DNA is inserted in the process of cloning genes or other DNA sequences of interest. It can carry inserted DNA and be perpetuated in a host cell.… …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • Cloning vector — The pGEX 3x plasmid is a popular cloning vector. A cloning vector is a small piece of DNA into which a foreign DNA fragment can be inserted. The insertion of the fragment into the cloning vector is carried out by treating the vehicle and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Vehicle registration plates of the United Kingdom — See also: Vehicle registration plate British number plates (1983 – 2001 numbering system), as observed in 2004 (last character of registration not shown); bottom plate lacks the EU band, which is not compulsory. Vehicle registration plates are… …   Wikipedia

  • Vehicle Identity Check — The Vehicle Identity Check (VIC) was introduced in the United Kingdom on 7 April 2003, and was created to prevent the illegal practice of vehicle cloning. It is a joint effort run by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and the Vehicle… …   Wikipedia

  • Cloning — The process of making a clone, a genetically identical copy. Cloning can refer to the technique of producing a genetically identical copy of an organism by replacing the nucleus of an unfertilized ovum with the nucleus of a body cell from the… …   Medical dictionary

  • car cloning — pp. Copying a car s license plate and vehicle identification number and applying them to a stolen car. car clone v., n. car cloner n. Example Citation: Car cloning is a growing problem but too little is being done to protect the person whose… …   New words

  • Human cloning — is the creation of a genetically identical copy of a human. It does not usually refer to monozygotic multiple births nor the reproduction of human cells or tissue. The ethics of cloning is an extremely controversial issue. The term is generally… …   Wikipedia

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  • Radio-frequency identification — (RFID) is a technology that uses radio waves to transfer data from an electronic tag, called RFID tag or label, attached to an object, through a reader for the purpose of identifying and tracking the object. Some RFID tags can be read from… …   Wikipedia

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