zoo blot


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(1) A Southern blot hybridisation used to compare specific, usually protein-coding, DNA sequences of different species
(2) Northern blot analysis of mRNA from multiple species
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zoo blot

The use of SOUTHERN BLOTTING to check whether a DNA probe from one species can hybridize with the DNA of other species.
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