Chromosomes, Artificial

Chromosomes, Artificial DNA constructs that are composed of, at least, elements such as a REPLICATION ORIGIN; TELOMERE; and CENTROMERE, that are required for successful replication, propagation to and maintenance in progeny cells. In addition, they are constructed to carry other sequences for analysis or gene transfer. Chromosomes, Artificial
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N-substituted Glycines

N-substituted Glycines AMINO ACIDS composed of GLYCINE substituted at the nitrogen rather than the usual carbon position, resulting in the loss of HYDROGEN BONDING donors. Polymers of these compounds are called PEPTOIDS. N-substituted Glycines
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Targeted Gene Repair

Targeted Gene Repair A technique which uses synthetic oligonucleotides to direct the cell's inherent DNA repair system to correct a mutation at a specific site in an episome or chromosome. Targeted Gene Repair
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Orthodontic Space Closure

Orthodontic Space Closure Therapeutic closure of spaces caused by the extraction of teeth, the congenital absence of teeth, or the excessive space between teeth. Orthodontic Space Closure
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Ovalbumin

Ovalbumin An albumin obtained from the white of eggs. It is a member of the serpin superfamily. Ovalbumin
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Chamaecyparis

Chamaecyparis A plant genus of the family CUPRESSACEAE which should not be confused with other cedar and cypress trees of THUJA or CUPRESSUS genera. Chamaecyparis
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Molluscipoxvirus

Molluscipoxvirus A genus of POXVIRIDAE, subfamily CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, infecting humans. Transmission is by direct contact among children, by sexual contact among young adults, or by fomites. MOLLUSCUM CONTAGIOSUM VIRUS is the type species. Molluscipoxvirus
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Toxicodendron

Toxicodendron A genus (formerly part of Rhus genus) of shrubs, vines, or trees that yields a highly allergenic oleoresin which causes a severe contact dermatitis (DERMATITIS, TOXICODENDRON). The most toxic species are Toxicodendron vernix (poison sumac), T. diversilobum (poison oak), and T. radicans (poison ivy). T. vernicifera yields a useful varnish from which certain enzymes [...]
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Pimelic Acids

Pimelic Acids A group of compounds that are derivatives of heptanedioic acid with the general formula R-C7H11O4. Pimelic Acids
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Gold Colloid, Radioactive

Gold Colloid, Radioactive A suspension of radioactive gold particles emitting negative beta particles and gamma irradiation. It was formerly used for liver scans and irradiation treatment of some metastatic malignancies. Gold Colloid, Radioactive
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