heteroduplex

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heteroduplex

[‚hed·ə·rō′dü‚pleks]
(genetics)
A double-stranded deoxyribonucleic molecule comprising strands from different individuals.
(cell and molecular biology)
A double-stranded molecule of deoxyribonucleic acid in which the two strands show noncomplementary sections.
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