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DNA sequencing

[¦dē¦en¦ā ′sē·kwən·siŋ]
(cell and molecular biology)
The determination of the sequence of nucleotides in deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecules.
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DNA sequencing is the process of reading nucleotide bases in a specific DNA molecule, that is to say determining the arrangement mode of adenine, thymine, cytosine, and guanine.
In March 2013, BGI acquired Complete Genomics, a sign that BGI formally ventured into the upstream sectors of DNA sequencing industry.
Moreover, Caerus Molecular Diagnostics Inc will obtain USD 701,000 over three years to study a technique utilising an engineered enzyme switch to convert the product of a single molecule DNA sequencing reaction into multiple copies of a reporter molecule that are easily identified, with the goal to more accurately detect DNA bases.
The oligonucleotides specific of the HBs Ag nucleotide sequence were designed and purchased from GenSynthCust (Luxembourg) and used as primers for plasmid DNA sequencing.
In 2009, researchers began using newly developed DNA sequencing technologies that go be yond the methods used in the Human Genome Project, collectively referred to as "next-generation" (or NextGen) DNA sequencing methods.
While some of the needed data will be obtained over the next two or three years using existing DNA sequencing technology, and while costs will continue their gradual decline, the cost of current approaches to sequence acquisition will continue to limit the amount of useful data that can be produced.
Biopharm Reports has carried out six studies in the life science field, which examined the use of consumables in the conduct of PCR, DNA sequencing, DNA microarray, flow cytometry, mass spectrometry and disease biomarker studies.
Given the broad utility and high importance of dramatically reducing DNA sequencing costs, NHGRI is launching two parallel technology development programs.
The DNA sequencing results now indicate that they belonged to the same family as modern cats and were closely related to the great cats, such as lions, leopards, and tigers, according to a research group led by Stephen J.
Software and Databases: A breakdown of end-user practices in the use of software and databases (including software/database market brands or in-house) in the conduct of PCR, DNA microarray, DNA sequencing, mass spectrometry, flow cytometry and disease biomarker studies.
The goal of research supported under this RFA is to develop new or improved technology to enable rapid, efficient genomic DNA sequencing.