recombinant DNA


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recombinant DNA

[‚rē¦käm·bə·nənt ¦dē¦en′ā]
(cell and molecular biology)
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) that has been altered (caused to recombine) by rearrangement of its sequence, addition or deletion of DNA segments, or introduction of foreign DNA segments (for example, a gene from another organism introduced into an organism's genome).
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Consider, too, that the use of recombinant DNA technology is not resource-intensive--quite the opposite: Little new investment is required; the UN must simply adopt a science-based, less onerous approach to regulation--in other words, to get out of the way of plant breeders and farmers.
Asilomar Conference on Recombinant DNA Molecules," Science 188 (6 June 1975) 991-94; Nicholas Wade, "Recombinant DNA: NIH Sets Strict Rules to Launch New Technology," Science 190 (19 December 1975) 1175-79.
We are writing to express our concerns over the proposed abolition of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee, known as the RAC.
To address the public's concerns about gene therapy and to provide guidance to gene therapy researchers, the human gene therapy subcommittee of NIH's Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (RAC) devised a set of guidelines.
Now in widespread use, the hormone is produced via recombinant DNA technology.
These recombinant DNA products will provide great relief to patients suffering the consequences of the genetic aberrations.
NYSE Amex: MDGN and AIM: MEDU, MEDG), the developer of a novel technology for the sustained production and delivery of therapeutic proteins in patients using their own tissue, today announced that it has received formal notification of recommendations from the National Institutes of Health ("NIH") Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee ("RAC") reflecting the Company's successful presentation of study findings during a meeting held on March 8, 2012.
Cartridges 100 IU / ml and 3 ml x 5 - obtained by recombinant DNA technology in Saccharomyces cerevisi, onset of action is within 30 minutes, the maximum effect occurs during 1.
The DNA sequences can be used for preparing recombinant DNA molecules in order to produce TNF-binding protein and TNF receptor.
This survey of gene manipulation in the context of the genomics era is written at an advanced undergraduate level, assuming a basic knowledge of molecular biology and genetics but no knowledge of recombinant DNA technology or genomics.
The NIH Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (RAC) also approved second anti-AidS protocol, bringing to six the number of preliminary genetherapy trials against AIDS it has reviewed (SN: 6/12/93, p.
Interestingly, these two biologicals are being marketed by biotechnology companies but are not recombinant DNA products.

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