restriction map


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the order of restriction sites along a chromosome or plasmid.

restriction map

A diagram of the sites on DNA that are cut by different RESTRICTION ENZYMES.

restriction map

for a DNA molecule, is constructed for a particular restriction endonuclease by ordering the fragments left to right in the DNA molecule. By convention, there are six fragments which are labeled in order of decreasing size, ABCDEF, but the order left to right in the genome may be DCBAFE.
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Restriction maps of the ITS1 sequences were done using the software Primer-Premier.
In the study, OpGen's ARGUS system produced 100,000 single molecule restriction maps in three hours.

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