gene amplification technique

gene amplification technique

a term sometimes used to denote a nucleic acid amplification technique, although the segment of DNA or RNA undergoing amplification does not necessarily correspond to a single entire gene. See also polymerase chain reaction (PCR).
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Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a gene amplification technique that amplifies a single or a few copies of a piece of DNA across several orders of magnitude, generating thousands to millions of copies of a particular DNA sequence.
Sysmex will manufacture and market a system using Eiken's gene amplification technique known as LAMP (loop-mediated isothermal amplification), selling the product both at home and abroad.
The availability of user-friendly diagnostic reagent sets, especially for gene amplification techniques, and robotic automation has enabled the rapid, sensitive, and economic routine clinical analysis of even small amounts of disease-related factors.
But until the advent of DNA probes and gene amplification techniques, mycoplasmas largely resisted study or diagnosis.
Using gene amplification techniques, the Company detected unique CNA profiles in 100% of the 15 BSE associated feeding cohorts.