oligonucleotide

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oligonucleotide

 [ol″ĭ-go-noo´kle-o-tīd]
a polymer made up of a few (2 to 10) nucleotides.

ol·i·go·nu·cle·o·tide

(ol'i-gō-nū'klē-ō-tīd),
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number (typically fewer than 20) of nucleotides. Compare: polynucleotide.

oligonucleotide

/ol·i·go·nu·cle·o·tide/ (ol″ĭ-go-noo´kle-o-tīd) a polymer made up of a few (2–20) nucleotides.

oligonucleotide

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

oligonucleotide

[-no̅o̅′klē·ətīd′]
a compound formed by linking a small number of nucleotides.

ol·i·go·nu·cle·o·tide

(ol'i-gō-nū'klē-ō-tīd)
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number (typically fewer than 20) of nucleotides.
Compare: polynucleotide

oligonucleotide

a short sequence of NUCLEOTIDES. Compare POLYNUCLEOTIDE.

ol·i·go·nu·cle·o·tide

(ol'i-gō-nū'klē-ō-tīd)
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number of nucleotides.

oligonucleotide,

n a compound made up of the condensation of a small number of nucleotides.

oligonucleotide

a polymer made up of a few to a hundred or more nucleotides. Can be made synthetically to a specified sequence.

oligonucleotide ligation assay
a technique for detecting a specific nucleotide pair in a gene.
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In addition, the procedure is simpler, faster, and less expensive than electrophoresis-based mutation analyses as well as other ELISA-coupled assays, such as oligonucleotide ligation assays, that require the use of fluorochrome-labeled probes.