oligonucleotide

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ol·i·go·nu·cle·o·tide

 (ŏl′ĭ-gō-no͞o′klē-ə-tīd, -nyo͞o′-, ō′lĭ-)
n.
A short polymer of two to twenty nucleotides.

oligonucleotide

(ˌɒlɪɡəʊˈnjuːklɪəˌtaɪd)
n
(Biochemistry) a polymer consisting of a small number of nucleotides

ol•i•go•nu•cle•o•tide

(ˌɒl ɪ goʊˈnu kli əˌtaɪd, -ˈnyu-)

n.
a chain of a few nucleotides.
[1940–45]
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Briefly, we used 3' end 35S-labeled oligodeoxyribonucleotide antisense probes (45 bases long) complementary to the rat Syt4 mRNA (bases encoding 1082-1126, sequence 5'-CAG AGG GAG ACC AGA AGT TCA CCC CGT CCA GAA GAC TTC TTA GCA-3') and rat Syty mRNA (bases encoding 300-344, sequence 5'-CCG AGT CTG GCG TGC CCA CCG TCT CCA AGG AGT TCT TGT AGC GTT-3').
Muramatsu, "Midkine antisense oligodeoxyribonucleotide inhibits renal damage induced by ischemic reperfusion," Kidney International, vol.
Minimally modified phosphodiester antisense oligodeoxyribonucleotide directed against the multidrug resistance gene mdrl.