genes


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genes

Basic biological hereditary units, consisting of DNA and located on chromosomes. Genes contain coded instructions that control how organisms and their descendants develop.
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Take the post-chaise which you will find waiting at the Porte de Genes, as you enter Nice; pass through Turin, Chambery, and Pont-de-Beauvoisin.
It was worth while undergoing the gene of it to know that one was perfectly fit.
He showed that lymphocytes would hold the genes and would express for long periods of time.
There are two types of evidence that make scientists think susceptibility to multiple sclerosis depends on the genes a person inherits.
In early RNAi experiments, researchers saw some hints that the technique could induce an immune reaction or switch off the wrong gene or genes.
After the initial EGP symposium, NIEHS investigators provided substantial input into the development of a list of 550 candidate environmental response genes for targeted variation discovery.
Last summer, two groups of researchers--one led by Jeffrey Palmer of Indiana University in Bloomington and the other by Charles Davis of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor--reported independently that some host plants pass their genes to the parasitic plant species that feed off them.
Recently, Nastasi and Mammina reported the presence of the floR and tet(G) genes detected by PCR in an S.
Silver is now studying how genes affect behaviors such as alcoholism, aggression, sexuality, and curiosity in mice.
If we are referring to the most informative genes, the answer to these questions is probably "yes," but more data is necessary to derive conclusive answers.
They've now developed it into a technique that many researchers suspect might be more useful than the other tools available for inactivating genes.
However, these genes appear to encode viral proteins with striking homology to those of paramyxoviruses.