miniplasmid

miniplasmid

[‚min·ē′plaz·mid]
(cell and molecular biology)
Any plasmid that has been reduced in size by means of recombinant deoxyribonucleic acid technology.
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Plasmid DNA was extracted using a miniplasmid preparation protocol [Hanahan, D (1985)].
Minicircle and miniplasmid DNA vectors; the future of non-viral and viral gene transfer.