gene library


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gene library

[′jēn ‚lī·brēr·ē]
(genetics)
A random collection of cloned deoxyribonucleic acid fragments in a vector; includes all the genetic information of the species. Also known as gene bank.
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DNA collected from those who volunteer will be held in an anonymous gene library and made available to heart researchers across the UK.
The world's most-remote and exotic locations have provided much of the source material for Diversa's biomolecule gene library, including ocean floors, volcanoes, geysers, polar ice caps, rain forests, and deserts.
With offices in California and coverage on the East Coast Sloning is well positioned to address the gene library applications and business needs of protein engineers all across North America.