single nucleotide polymorphism


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single nucleotide polymorphism

[¦siŋ·gəl ¦nü·klē·ə‚tīd ‚päl·ē′mȯr·fiz·əm]
(genetics)
A single base-pair difference between two copies of a deoxyribonucleic acid sequence from two individuals. Abbreviated SNP.
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This single nucleotide polymorphism was associated with diabetes (p<0.02).Human resistin gene RETN C-420G single nucleotide polymorphism was not associated with serum resistin, insulin, body mass index, insulin resistance and dyslipidaemia in both groups (p<0.05 each).
They have identified twelve single nucleotide polymorphisms (G3333A, C1221T, G3195A, C1221T, G3434A, T1015C, C1071T, G1072A, T1081C, T1131G, T1143C, T1145G) in Italian and Egyptian Buffaloes.
Many studies have tried to explain the association between various single nucleotide polymorphisms and recurrent pregnancy loss prevalence.
Relationship between the rs1800795 single nucleotide polymorphisms and neuroblastoma risk and MYCN gene amplification status
The global single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping market report provides market size (Revenue USD Million 2013 to 2020), market share and forecasts growth trends (CAGR%, 2016 to 2020).
(1.) What are single nucleotide polymorphisms? [Web page].
Key clinical point: Genotyping patients who drink heavily for the single nucleotide polymorphism in a large gene on chromosome 21 might help identify who is likely to respond to treatment with topiramate for alcohol abuse, but results need to be replicated before such testing is recommended.
Schubert, et al., "Single nucleotide polymorphism array analysis of flow-sorted epithelial cells from frozen versus fixed tissues for whole genome analysis of allelic loss in breast cancer," Am.
The study by the Boston University School of Medicine identified a genetic variant, or single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP), present in about 10% of individuals.
Phylogenetically, an entire repeat unit has the same weight as that of a single nucleotide polymorphism. By sequencing, we have identified all events (single nucleotide polymorphism and VNTR).
Loss-of-heterozygosity analysis of small cell lung carcinomas using single nucleotide polymorphism arrays.
* Drug discovery/genomics: detecting single nucleotide polymorphism, SNPs, for pharmacogenomic applications

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