gene recombination


Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • gene recombination — n. creation of new combinations of genes under natural or laboratory conditions (Genetics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Gene conversion — is an event in DNA genetic recombination, which occurs at high frequencies during meiotic division but which also occurs in somatic cells. It is a process by which DNA sequence information is transferred from one DNA helix (which remains… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene prediction — Gene finding typically refers to the area of computational biology that is concerned with algorithmically identifying stretches of sequence, usually genomic DNA, that are biologically functional. This especially includes protein coding genes, but …   Wikipedia

  • recombination gene — recombination gene. См. ген рекомбинации. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • gene-splic|ing — «JEEN SPLY sihng», noun. Informal. the recombination of genetic material; production of recombinant DNA: »The basic process of…gene splicing is…sufficiently developed to be a routine procedure in a properly equipped laboratory (Edwin S. Weaver) …   Useful english dictionary

  • gene conversion — n a genetic process that is sometimes associated with meiotic recombination in heterozygotes if heteroduplex DNA is formed, that involves the selective enzymatic excision of a mismatched DNA sequence from one heteroduplex strand and replacement… …   Medical dictionary

  • Recombination activating gene — protein Name=recombination activating gene 1 caption= width= HGNCid=9831 Symbol=RAG1 AltSymbols= EntrezGene=5896 OMIM=179615 RefSeq=NM 000448 UniProt=P15918 PDB= ECnumber= Chromosome=11 Arm=p Band=13 LocusSupplementaryData=protein… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene duplication — Schematic of a region of a chromosome before and after a duplication event Gene duplication (or chromosomal duplication or gene amplification) is any duplication of a region of DNA that contains a gene; it may occur as an error in homologous… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene knockout — A gene knockout (abbreviation: KO) is a genetic technique in which one of an organism s genes is made inoperative ( knocked out of the organism). Also known as knockout organisms or simply knockouts, they are used in learning about a gene that… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene — For a non technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to genetics. For other uses, see Gene (disambiguation). This stylistic diagram shows a gene in relation to the double helix structure of DNA and to a chromosome (right). The… …   Wikipedia

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