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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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.