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amplify

[′am·plə‚fī]
(engineering acoustics)
To strengthen a signal by increasing its amplitude or by raising its level.
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Table 2: The numbers of SSR loci and the subset of these that are potentially amplifiable (containing suitable PCR priming sites) in 159,521unigenes using RNA-Seq
Whitefly extracted DNA was checked with Na Channel primers to confirm the quality of extracted DNA if it is amplifiable.
Loss of heterozygosity studies revisited: prior quantification of the amplifiable DNA content of archival samples improves efficiency and reliability.
The Quantidex DNA assay reports amplifiable DNA, rather than bulk DNA, and predicts performance in targeted NGS assays that rely on similar enzymatic methods to generate target-enriched, sequenceable libraries.
MiRNAs are interesting biomarkers that are functionally important, play a significant role in gene regulation, are amplifiable, and are stable molecules.
Used with the compony's QX200 Droplet Digital PCR system, the kit provides researchers with the ability to precisely and directly measure amplifiable library concentrations.
Furthermore, initial incubations at temperatures above and below 97[degrees]C were also tested, but no amplifiable DNA fragment was detected in them.
A PCR using universal primers 18ScomF1/18ScomR1 (Zhang & Lin 2005) was carried out to ensure that amplifiable DNA was present and that a false negative would be avoided.
The Korean group failed to detect amplifiable mutant BRAF in any of their samples, while the Italians found mutant BRAF in all subject groups, including the normal controls.
Purposeful attempts to amplify fragments longer than 350 bp were unsuccessful, suggesting that the short amplifiable fragment lengths were consistent with the size range expected in ancient DNA studies (between ~200 and 300 bp).
Orgel, Synthesis of an amplifiable reporter RNA for bioassays, Nucleic Acids Research.
Successful and early (Ct 30) am-plification of the RealTime internal control suggested that the re-covery of amplifiable DNA from all FFPE specimens was excellent and that the extracted DNA was of adequate quality.