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Related to hybridization probe: DNA probe, nucleic acid hybridisation, nucleic acid probes, Nucleic acid hybridization
hybridization probe[‚hī·brəd·ə′zā·shən ′prōb]
(cell and molecular biology)
A small molecule of deoxyribonucleic acid or ribonucleic acid that is radioactively labeled and used to identify complementary nucleic acid sequences by hybridization.
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