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clone

noun a carbon copy created by genetic engiieering, a copy created by genetic engineering, a double created by genetic engineering, a facsimile created through genetic engineering, an exact copy created through genetic engineering, duplication created by geeetic engineering, production of a copy, production of a copy through genetic engineering, production of multiple identical copies, propagation asexually, propagation from a clone cell, replication created by genetic engineering, replication through genetic engineering, reproduction asexually
Associated concepts: bioethics, computer clone, embryo splitting, human clone
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Systemic mastocytosis with associated clonal haematological non-mast cell lineage diseases: a histopathological challenge.
Almost twice as many genetic lineages detected in Chhatak were detected in Mathbaria: 5 clonal complexes and 5 singletons.
In addition, 94 consecutive molecular tests that were interpreted as positive for a clonal amplicon were identified, and the data were reviewed.
3) and others have indicated, a single biopsy may not reflect the composition of the entire tumor, owing to the clonal heterogeneity.
The fossil record shows that if a species could shift from clonal to sexual reproduction it survived.
That's how we tell a clonal seed from a sexual one, and learn which hawthorn trees are cloning themselves-which informs our decisions about whether to recognize a new species.
Each of BioE's MLPC clonal stem cell lines was derived from a distinct, individual cell and is genetically normal.
coli strain belonging to a single clonal group sparked concerns about a possible association with contaminated food products.
At the ARS National Clonal Germplasm Repository in Corvallis, Oregon, researchers are studying "minor crops", fruits that may be popular in other countries, to see if they can be successfully grown in the US.
The Sustainable Forest Productivity technology platform focused its sessions on issues related to the development and large-scale deployment of softwood clonal forestry, principally loblolly pine.
Less than an hour's drive north of Eugene, the oddly named National Clonal Germplasm Repository maintains what may be the largest collection of living pears in the world.