long primer


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long primer

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longprimer

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (formerly) a size of printer's type, approximately equal to 10 point
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The prologue Chapter 0 is a long primer on the algebra needed for the rest of the book, opening with 'Skim or skip this chapter'.
Long repeats will require long primer tails, which are more difficult and expensive to synthesize.
Too short primers may easily produce multiple bands and reveal bad reproducibility while too long primers may cause high background when staining.