hybrid-arrested translation

hybrid-arrested translation

[¦hī·brəd ə‚res·təd tranz′lā·shən]
(cell and molecular biology)
A method for identifying the proteins coded for by a cloned deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) sequence by depending on the ability of the cloned DNA to form a base pair with its messenger ribonucleic acid and thereby inhibit its translation.