Dictionary » A » Accession

Accession

Accession

1. A coming to; the act of acceding and becoming joined; as, a kings accession to a confederacy.

2. Increase by something added; that which is added; augmentation from without; as, an accession of wealth or territory. The only accession which the roman empire received was the province of Britain. (Gibbon)

3. A mode of acquiring property, by which the owner of a corporeal substance which receives an addition by growth, or by labour, has a right to the part or thing added, or the improvement (provided the thing is not changed into a different species). Thus, the owner of a cow becomes the owner of her calf. The act by which one power becomes party to engagements already in force between other powers.

4. The act of coming to or reaching a throne, an office, or dignity; as, the accession of the house of Stuart; applied especially to the epoch of a new dynasty.

5. (Science: medicine) The invasion, approach, or commencement of a disease; a fit or paroxysm.

Synonym: increase, addition, augmentation, enlargement.

Origin: L. Accessio, fr. Accedere: cf. F. Accession. See Accede.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Multiple alignment tools

I did not try it yet, but UCSC Genome Bioinformatics has a "Custom Tracks" feature that would seem to be able to align what you need, by accession number: http://genome-preview.ucsc.edu/cgi-bin/hgCustom?hgsid=2650221 Does that work for you?

See entire post
by GaryGaulin
Fri Oct 26, 2012 2:49 am
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Multiple alignment tools
Replies: 3
Views: 2291

Multiple alignment tools

... However, this would be a very lenghtly procedure . Are there any online free (preferably) or other alignment tools that would do the job with accession numbers ony? Any advise is much appreciated.

See entire post
by vl80
Thu Oct 25, 2012 9:20 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Multiple alignment tools
Replies: 3
Views: 2291

Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... from Venter's team helpful. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/296455217 Their comment reads The genome, which was designed based on Genbank Accession Number CP001668 (Mycoplasma mycoides subs. capri str. GM12), was assembled from chemically synthesized oligonucleotides. The sequenced genome ...

See entire post
by scottie
Thu Sep 13, 2012 1:22 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: question for evolutionary biologist.
Replies: 26
Views: 28515

Re: Android app for Pairwise Protein Alignment

In my previous post, I wrote: "if you just enter PDBID or protein NCBI accession ID, the app automatically fetches the protein sequence from the database and aligns them." Every sequence in the database has a unique identifier. You only need to enter ...

See entire post
by deeptakverma
Wed Aug 22, 2012 11:45 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Android app for Pairwise Protein Alignment
Replies: 7
Views: 7019

Re: Android app for Pairwise Protein Alignment

Exactly! You can either enter you own amino acid sequences for alignment or... if you just enter PDBID or protein NCBI accession ID, the app automatically fetches the protein sequence from the database and aligns them. Other features of the app: Gap penalties: Open, Affine and Extension ...

See entire post
by deeptakverma
Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:50 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Android app for Pairwise Protein Alignment
Replies: 7
Views: 7019
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 7,199 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link