transgenesis


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trans·gen·e·sis

(tranz-jen'e-sis),
Reproduction involving introduction of foreign-species DNA into an ovum.

transgenesis

(trăns-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, trănz-)
n.
The transfer of cloned genetic material from one species or breed to another.

trans·gen·e·sis

(trans-jen'ĕ-sis)
Reproduction involving introduction of foreign-species DNA into an ovum.

transgenesis

the process of deliberately introducing new GENES into the GERM LINE of organisms so that all the offspring inherit the introduced genes as part of their genetic makeup.
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Asimismo, la encuesta hecha en Venezuela por el Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnologia (2004) muestra reticencias para aceptar la transgenesis y la clonacion, justificando estas tecnicas solo para fines de salud, aunque una se les objeta por la incertidumbre y los riesgos que entranan.
Xenotransplantation and transgenesis: im-moral stories abaot humananimal relations in the West.
Transgenesis is the only option to improve the tick resistance of such breeds.
Adicionalmente quisiera agregar que desde el punto de vista de la teoria de la comunicacion, pensar los procesos de transgenesis como procesos comunicativos, como ha propuesto Kac, amplia el debate contemporaneo sobre la naturaleza de la comunicacion.
We adapted transgenesis with TH-responsive elements coupled to either luciferase or green fluorescent protein to follow [T.sub.3]-dependent transcription in vivo.
Nevertheless, this method for transgenesis did not originate transgenic lines and the animals produced are usually chimeras in which the germinal line is not transgenic.
Recently, "spontaneous transgenesis"--the process of spontaneous uptake of foreign DNA resulting in gene expression--has been rediscovered by a team of researchers looking for new possibilities in gene therapy.
Enhanced with 100 full-color photographs, 2500 references, hundreds of figures, equations and tables, Encyclopedia Of Animal Science covers all of the new developments in genomics, transgenesis, cloning, and mathematical model constructions.
In the organic sector, the discussion on the acceptability of certain breeding techniques started with respect to asexual transgenic modification (transgenesis).