Genetic cluster

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Genetic cluster

A group of viral strains with very similar, yet distinct, nucleic acid sequences.
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Complex genetic contribution of the Apo AI-CIII-AIV gene cluster to familial combined hyperlipidemia.
Haplotype analysis of the apolipoprotein gene cluster on human chromosome 11.
These results suggest either a common origin of the ACSSpSuT-resistance gene cluster in epidemic multiresistant DT104 and multiresistant S.
DNA inversion within the apolipoproteins AI/CIII/AIV-encoding gene cluster of certain patients with premature atherosclerosis.
Occurrence of a Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104-like antibiotic resistance gene cluster including the floR gene in S.
These results were confirmed by Southern blot of genomic DNA digested by XbaI, XhoI, HindIII, or EcoRI with the pSTF3 probe containing nearly the entire antibiotic resistance gene cluster of serovar Typhimurium DT104 strain BN9181 (see XbaI fragment in Figure 1).
Genetic variation in the apolipoprotein AI-CIII-AIV gene cluster and coronary heart disease.
Alternative assays include qualitative gap-PCRs (3,6), which depend on the generation of long PCR products, which is not consistently reproducible (3) in the GC-rich sequences of the [alpha]-globin gene cluster.
Nasdaq: MSSI) to Interleukin Genetics, reflecting the 17 patents the Company has issued or pending related to the interleukin-1 gene cluster that plays an important role in a wide variety of acute and chronic inflammatory diseases.
This patent includes specific variations in the inflammatory gene for interleukin-13 (IL-13) and represents part of our expanding coverage of inflammation genes outside the IL-1 gene cluster," added Kenneth S.
The data suggests an association of DNA variants in a gene cluster on chromosome 15 with opioid as well as nicotine addiction.
They result from misalignment and unequal crossover between the homologous X-, Y-, and Z-box segments of the [alpha]-globin gene cluster during meiosis (Fig.