Chimeric DNA | definition of chimeric DNA by Medical dictionary
A hybrid DNA molecule generated by ligating DNA restriction fragments from different sources. Transcription and translation of the chimeric DNA plasmid results in a chimeric protein
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chimeric DNA Recombinant DNA
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As an external DNA control, 1.1 pg (equal to 62.9x [10.sup.5] copies) of the purified chimeric DNA
fragment was added to 500 [micro]l of plasma sample and subjected to DNA extraction method which had been developed for purification of cfDNA from plasma samples (12).
As proof of principle, we measured the minor chimeric DNA
component in 2 potential clinical applications: allogeneic organ transplantation and NIPT.
Zhang et al., "Improved humoral immunity against tuberculosis ESAT-6 antigen by chimeric DNA
prime and protein boost strategy," DNA and Cell Biology, vol.