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murine

 [mu´rēn]
pertaining to or affecting mice or rats.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mur·ine

(myūr-ēn),
Relating to animals of the family Muridae.
[L. murinus, relating to mice, fr. mus (mur-), a mouse]
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murine

(myo͝or′īn′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a rodent of the subfamily Murinae, which includes the house mouse and the brown rat.
2. Caused, transmitted by, or affecting such a rodent: murine leukemia.
n.
A murine rodent.
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murine

adjective Referring to a member of the family Muridae (.g., mice, rats).
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

mur·ine

(myūr-ēn')
Relating to animals of the family Muridae.
[L. murinus, relating to mice, fr. mus (mur-), a mouse]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

murine

Pertaining to mice and rats.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Total RNA (0.5 [micro]g) was reverse transcribed using MuLV (murine leukemia virus) reverse transcriptase (50 U) in 1 x PCR buffer (50 mM KCl and 10 mM Tris-HCl, pH 8.3), 5 mM Mg[Cl.sub.2] , 20 U RNase inhibitor, 1 mM each of the dNTPs, and 2.5 [micro]M random hexanucleotide primers.
They have been analyzing the Maloney murine leukemia virus and, in construction of vectors, are using their new information about viral function.
RNA, extracted from 20-50 mg of each tissue by using the RNA-Bee isolation kit (TEL-TEST, Inc., Friendswood, TX, USA), was reverse transcribed by using Moloney murine leukemia virus reverse transcriptase (Promega, Madison, WI, USA) and the primer 5'-TAGTAGTAGACTCC-3'.
The aim of this study was to establish a neutralizing antibody assay using murine leukemia virus (MLV) pseudotypes bearing the SARS-CoV S envelope, MLV(SARS), and to profile neutralizing antibody responses to SARS-CoV natural infection during a relatively long period in a cohort of Hong Kong patients who had recovered from the disease.

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