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ep·i·some

 (ĕp′ĭ-sōm′)
n.
A segment of DNA in certain cells, especially bacterial cells, that can exist either autonomously in the cytoplasm or as part of a chromosome.

ep′i·so′mal adj.
ep·i·so′mal·ly adv.

episomal

(ˌɛpɪˈsəʊməl)
adj
(Microbiology) having the characteristics of an episome
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However, We discovered that these parasites, Despite the multiple barriers, Are able to communicate and exchange episomal genes by releasing exosome-like vesicles, Thereby opening the exciting new field of malaria parasite communication.
Generally, banked cells are at P8-P10 and iPSCs derived from most of the commonly used foot-print-free methods (Sendai, episomal and modified mRNA) do show elimination of reprogramming factors.
sup][27] In addition, there are more episomal HBV DNA-containing virions entering the hepatocyte than exocytosed into the peripheral circulation, leading to a replenishment of cccDNA.
Cuando la infeccion es productiva, es decir, el virus hace que las celulas infectadas produzcan nuevas particulas virales, el ADN viral permanece en forma episomal (no integrado al genoma) en el nucleo.
One caveat is that in the general population, a high rate of immunity already exists which may cause difficulties with regards to viral proliferation, although its habitation of a nuclear episomal state may avoid provoking an immune response altogether59,60.
8) Epstein-Barr virus-encoded RNA is found in almost all neoplastic cells, and Southern blot studies have shown that the virus has a monoclonal episomal form.
During the course of infection, viral genome exists in both episomal and integrated form, resulting in the transcription of viral proteins including HBcAg and HBx [3].
For instance, the viral protein EBNA1 is absolutely required in maintaining and replicating the viral episomal genome by the host cell DNA polymerase machinery in all EBV-associated malignancies.
However, it has been well documented that the episomal viral DNA frequently integrates into the host genome as HPV-infected lesions progress to cervical cancer (ZurHausen, H.
Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells from Frozen Buffy Coats using Non-integrating Episomal Plasmids," Journal of Visualized Experiments, 2015; (100) DOI: 10.
Citation: Viviana Meraviglia et al, "Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells from Frozen Buffy Coats using Non-integrating Episomal Plasmids," Journal of Visualized Experiments, 2015; (100) DOI: 10.