Mutagenize | definition of mutagenize by Medical dictionary
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mutagenize (myo͞o′tə-jĕn′īz, -jə-nīz′)
To cause or induce mutation in (a cell or an organism).
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The objectives of these studies were to mutagenize
soybean seeds, to develop a screening procedure for the selection of methionine over-producing mutant lines, and to isolate genotypes whose seeds were enriched in organic seed sulfur.
The primers used to mutagenize
ahFAD2B were as follows: Primer 1--5'CGACCGCAAC-GAAGTGTTTG; Primer 2--5'CGTTTCCAACTCGAGC-TATGCATCAGAAC; and Primer 3--5'CCGGATCCTTAA-CAACACAACAATGGG.