genetically modified organism

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genetically modified organism

n. Abbr. GMO
An organism whose genetic characteristics have been altered by the insertion of a modified gene or a gene from another organism using the techniques of genetic engineering.
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For transcription of gene, Nos terminator was used as it is extensively used as a stop signal in transgenic organisms. Nos terminator was for the first time identified by Lipp et al.
On July 25, the EU Court of Justice ruled that organisms resulting from modern mutagenesis techniques are subject to the same regulations as transgenic organisms containing genes from other species.
Genetically modified food is produced directly or indirectly using transgenic organisms. Genetically modified food can be divided into three categories, plant-based genetically modified food, animal-based genetically modified food and organism-based genetically modified food.
TRANSGENIC ORGANISMS: ORGANISMS ENGINEERED BY COMBINING DNA FROM TWO OR MORE DIFFERENT SPECIES.
Production of proteins from transgenic organisms is very common but use of higher plants for the production of proteins will be very beneficial because of lower cost of production.
This guide identifies research techniques in neuroscience: whole-brain imaging, animal behavior techniques, stereotaxic surgeries and in vivo techniques, electrophysiology, microscopy, visualizing neural structure and function, manipulating neural activity (a new chapter), identifying genes and proteins, molecular cloning and recombinant DNA technology, gene delivery strategies, making and using transgenic organisms, manipulating endogenous genes, cell culture techniques, and biochemical assays and intracellular signaling.
The investigators concluded that their CRISPR-Cas9 screening approach could be broadly used to screen for CRISPR-Cas9 mutants in various contexts, such as the generation of mutant cell lines for in-vitro research, the generation of transgenic organisms and for evaluation of the veracity of CRISPR-Cas9 homology directed repair.
Standing genetic variation and compensatory evolution in transgenic organisms: A growth-enhanced salmon simulation.
This study was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31101871), the National Major Special Projects on New Cultivation for Transgenic Organisms (2013ZX08008-004 and 2009ZX08008-009B), and a project funded by the Priority Academic Program Development of Jiangsu Higher Education Institutions (PAPD).
Oxitec first released some of the genetically modified mosquitoes in the Cayman Island in the Caribbean in 2009, much to the surprise of the international community and environmental advocates, many of whom are opposed to genetic engineering in any of its forms due to the unknown and unintended side effects that unleashing transgenic organisms into the world could cause.
Bush called for a ban on research "creating human-animal hybrids." Today's fights over embryonic stem cell research and transgenic organisms reveal that every era must grapple with moral taboo and, ultimately, what it means to be human.--Erika Engelhaupt W.W.