monocistronic


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mon·o·cis·tron·ic

(mon'ō-sis-tron'ik),
Referring to fully processed mRNA that codes for a single protein.
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Production of a recombinant Fab in Pichia pastoris from a Monocistronic expression vector.
TSE susceptibility in sheep is controlled mainly by polymorphisms in the monocistronic PRNP gene that encodes for normal cellular protein (Pr[P.