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insertion element

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insertion sequence

n
(Genetics) genetics a section of DNA that is capable of becoming inserted into another chromosome. See transposon
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The main difference between the 2 prophages was an insertion sequence element, a common source of prophage variation (Figure 2).
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of PCR tests targeting two different DNA sequences – insertion sequence 6110 (IS6110) and protein antigen b (Pab), in the same set of clinical samples from osteoarticular TB cases, and to evaluate if the sensitivity of the assay is improved.
Sequencing analysis of the ompk35 and ompk36 genes revealed the presence of the insertion sequence IS1 between the promoter region and the start codon of the ompK35 gene, and the presence of the IS908 disrupting the ompK36 gene.
adiculatus lahorensis contains insertion sequence (AACTGGGCTTCTCCTTAT) in the second half of V4 region (Fig.
pseudomallei due to a process called reductive evolution wherein a massive invasion of many insertion sequence (IS) elements altered the B.
We have investigated the presence and copy number of this insertion sequence in M.
Each DD genotype was verified by a second PCR with primers specific to the insertion sequence (K.
Conventional genotyping of the ACE I/D polymorphism involves PCR, using primers that flank the insertion sequence, and exploits the different migration velocities of I- and D-allele-specific PCR products during electrophoresis in gel matrices (32).
Variability does exist upstream of the exoU in the region of a putative insertion sequence.
Using synthetic biology methods, Scarab Genomics eliminated non-essential genes, insertion sequence (IS) elements, recombinogenic/mobile DNA, cryptic viruses, and virulence genes from the genome.
The Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) complex was identified by targeting insertion sequence (IS6110) and 984 bp fragment was observed while M.
Certain insertion sequence (autoinhibitory domain) that exist here inhibit the interaction between 14-3-3s and SPSA.