kilobase


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kilobase

(ˈkɪləˌbeɪs)
n
(Units) a unit of measurement for DNA and RNA, equal to 1000 base pairs
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kilobase
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95%) FPKM, fragments per kilobase of exon per million mapped reads.
El siguiente paso en el analisis de RNA-Seq fue la reconstruccion del transcriptoma y su cuantificacion El nivel de expresion de todos los transcriptos que mapearon en el genoma fue cuantificado como fragmentos por kilobase de exon por millon de reads (FPKM).
The HPV, a double-stranded diribonucleic acid (DNA) molecule, consists of eight kilobase (8kb) nucleotides genome with 72-capsomere capside.
Localized lipoatrophy due to recombinant growth hormone therapy in a child with [beta],7 kilobase gene deletion isolated growth hormone deficiency.
Often involving chromosomal fragments ranging in length from one kilobase (one thousand base pairs) to one megabase (one million base pairs), a CNV reflects a segment of DNA that exhibits differences among members of the same species and which may have arisen from nonallelic homologous recombination, an error in DNA replication, or transposable elements.
6 kilobase (kb), and is the major cause of chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma.
TPH1 gene, which has a length of 29 kilobase (kb), involves 11 exons of a single promotor and a single transcriptional initiation sequence (5).
The 8 kilobase circular genome of HPV is made up of early (E) (necessary for replication of the viral DNA, transcription of the nonstructural early proteins E1, E2, E4, E5, E6 and E7 and assembly of newly produced viral particles) and 2 late (L) genes (L1 and L2), which encode for the proteins making up the major viral capsid.
A "typical" plasmid contains about 5,000 base pairs (bps) or 5 kilobase pairs (kbs), the E.
In every case, the fusion point in MLL is within the same 8 kilobase pair (kbp) region, called the MLL breakpoint cluster region (bcr).
This is currently the most economical and versatile high throughput method of determining telomere length, although the values are not an actual kilobase pair length as compared to the data provided by Southern blots.