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Gene transfer

Gene transfer

(Science: molecular biology) general tem for the insertion of foreign genes into a cell or organism. Synonymous with transfection.


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What makes dominant allele dominant?

1) each gene can have from one to many alleles 2) it's not only about expression. The difference ... protein, like in case of Asp to Asn mutations in receptor which impair its ability to transfer phosphates and thus signal the binding. Or you could change the post-translational ...

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 27, 2014 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: What makes dominant allele dominant?
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Views: 1091

Re: Gene cloning question

I want to clone a human gene in pET-21a, and transfer to E.coli. I clone the gene in Nde 1 site that it’s sequence is CA/TATG, My question, is The ATG ...

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by mohajeri
Thu Feb 06, 2014 10:01 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene cloning question
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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

... by the first discovery of an extremely large virus. Viruses are generally stripped down, efficient predators, only carrying as much DNA or ... different genes from its hosts through a process called horizontal gene transfer. The authors favor the former explanation, because most of the genes ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:37 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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Re: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... about a website before I post its links as sources. Dot edu sources are generally good. http://www.mywot.com/en/scorecard/ucsb.edu 2. C-value paradox ... solution involves the adjustment of the assumed rate of horizontal gene transfer to the data (another ad hoc adjustment), but though a very frequent ...

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by wildfunguy
Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:49 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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Re:

... unused translation equipment may have been obtained through horizontal gene transfer, in which case they are not vestigial structures. Sumanth001: ... and one group of ...

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by wildfunguy
Sun Sep 29, 2013 4:16 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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Views: 4574
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