gene cloning

The synthesis of multiple copies of a chosen DNA sequence using a bacterial cell or another organism as a host. The gene of interest is inserted into a vector, and the resulting recombinant DNA molecule is amplified in an appropriate host cell.
Synonym: DNA cloning

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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