melting temperature

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melting temperature

[′melt·iŋ ‚tem·prə·chər]
(biochemistry)
The temperature at which denaturing occurs for half of the double helices of deoxyribonucleic acid.
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The book's last part includes commented source code for applicatons such as sequence manipulation, filtering vector contamination, calculating DNA melting temperature, parsing a genbank file, and inferring splicing sites.
ND-NaMEPrO uses a natural property of the dsDNA to spontaneously locally and partially denature below DNA melting temperatures Tm (DNA "breathing") (31).
The DNA melting temperatures for mOT-R and S27a amplicons decreased by 0.5-1 [degrees]C for each 0.1 mol/L of trehalose.