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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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An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... And eventually in 1998, human ES cells were produced, making regenerative medicine and tissue engineering a real possibility for the future ... method for deriving human ES cells, namely, the somatic nuclear transfer, or cloning, which bypasses the need to destroy an embryo produced ...

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Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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Re: Which has a greater impact of evolution, mutations or genet

... in stating that, within a population of sexually reproducing organisms, genetic recombination produces more genetic variation compared to mutations ... of variability ". That is not true. First of all, horizontal gene transfer is asexual and very active in bacteria. Second, some organisms ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 31, 2014 2:26 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Which has a greater impact of evolution, mutations or genet
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Gateway technology

The point is that you get your gene into an universal vector from which you can easily transfer it into variety of destination vectors without any need of further PCR as PCR is often troublesome ...

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by JackBean
Wed Aug 20, 2014 6:42 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gateway technology
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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: 7760

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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