DNA barcoding

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DNA bar·cod·ing

 (bär′kō′dĭng)
n.
A method for identifying the species of a biological specimen, based on comparing the DNA barcode of the specimen to the DNA barcodes of known species.
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Candidate genes from the screens will be studied further using genetic barcoding and transplantations assays in immundeficient mice to test whether they can be targeted to induce expansion of HSCs ex vivo.
The genetic barcoding is based on nucleotidic variability within standardized and short regions of genome.
Paul Hebert at the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario at the University of Guelph, genetic barcoding, rather than scanning a series of bars, reads a short segment of DNA.