cross-hybridization


cross-hybridization
   The binding of a probe to a DNA sequence other than the intended target sequence. This occurs because of homology between the probe and the sequence and because low-stringency hybridization wash conditions are followed.

Forensic science glossary. . 2012.

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  • cross hybridization — The annealing of a single stranded DNA sequence to a single stranded target DNA to which it is only partially complementary. Often, this refers to the use of a DNA probe to detect homologous sequences in species other than the origin of the probe …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • hybridization — kryžminimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dirbtinis dviejų genotipiškai skirtingų gametų sujungimas apvaisinimo metu. atitikmenys: angl. cross; hybridization rus. скрещивание …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • cross — kryžminimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dirbtinis dviejų genotipiškai skirtingų gametų sujungimas apvaisinimo metu. atitikmenys: angl. cross; hybridization rus. скрещивание …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • cross — [krôs, kräs] n. [< ME cros & crois; cros < OE cros & ON kross, both < OIr cros < L crux (gen. crucis), a cross < IE * kreuk , extension of base * (s)ker , to turn, bend > L curvus; ME crois < OFr < L crux] 1. an upright… …   English World dictionary

  • Cross-fostering — is a technique used in animal husbandry, animal science, genetic and nature versus nurture studies, and conservation, whereby offspring are removed from their biological parents at birth and raised by surrogates. This can also occasionally occur… …   Wikipedia

  • cross-sterile — cross sterility, n. /kraws ster euhl/ or, esp. Brit., / uyl, kros /, adj. incapable of reproducing due to hybridization. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • cross — 1. noun 1) a bronze cross Syn: crucifix, rood 2) we all have our crosses to bear Syn: burden, trouble, worry, trial, tribulation, affliction, curse, bane, misfortune, adversity …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • hybridization — noun (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids • Syn: ↑hybridisation, ↑crossbreeding, ↑crossing, ↑cross, ↑interbreeding, ↑hybridizing • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • cross — 1. Any figure in the shape of a c. formed by two intersecting lines. SYN: crux. 2. SYN: crux of heart. 3. A method of hybridization or the hybrid so produced. [F. croix, L. crux] back c. the mating between an animal that is homozygous at a …   Medical dictionary

  • cross-sterile — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ adjective : sterile in a particular cross plants of widely different geographic origin are often cross sterile even though closely related • cross sterility | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun * * * cross sterility, n. /kraws ster euhl/ …   Useful english dictionary


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