gene probe

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Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Probe — (1) In surgery, a probe is a slender flexible rod with a blunt end used to explore, for example, an opening to see where it goes. (2) In molecular genetics, a probe is a labeled bit of DNA or RNA used to find its complementary sequence or locate… …   Medical dictionary

  • probe — n. 1) a thin rod of pliable metal, such as silver, with a blunt swollen end. The instrument is used for exploring cavities, wounds, fistulae, and sinus channels. 2) (dental probe) a hand instrument designed for specific exploratory examination… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Gene Amondson — Born October 15, 1943 Morton, Washington Died July 20, 2009(2009 07 20) (aged 65) …   Wikipedia

  • Gene expression — For vocabulary, see Glossary of gene expression terms. For a non technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to genetics. Genes are expressed by being transcribed into RNA, and this transcript may then be translated into protein. Gene… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene expression profiling — Heat maps of gene expression values show how experimental conditions influenced production (expression) of mRNA for a set of genes. Green indicates reduced expression. Cluster analysis has placed a group of down regulated genes in the upper left… …   Wikipedia

  • probe — General term for a piece of DNA or RNA corresponding to a gene or sequence of interest, that has been labelled either radioactively, or with some other detectable molecule, such as biotin, digoxygenin or fluorescein. As stretches of DNA or RNA… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • ESD (gene) — Esterase D/formylglutathione hydrolase, also known as ESD, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: ESD esterase D/formylglutathione hydrolase| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=2098|… …   Wikipedia

  • Зонд (Probe) — 1. Тонкий стержень, выполненный из гибкого металла (например, серебра) с тупым расширенным концом. Этот инструмент применяется для взятия содержимого различных полостей, ран, свищей и каналов. 2. ЗОНД ГЕННЫЙ (gene probe) меченый каким либо… …   Медицинские термины

  • Glossary of gene expression terms — See also: gene expression, List of Glossaries, List of Natural Sciences Glossaries A*Activator protein that binds to an enhancer (or activator binding region) and activates transcription from nearby promoter.*A DNA a form of DNA found at low… …   Wikipedia

  • Molecular Inversion Probe — (MIP)[1] belongs to the class of Capture by Circularization molecular techniques [1] for performing genomic partitioning, a process through which one captures and enriches specific regions of the genome[2]. Probes used in this technique are… …   Wikipedia

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