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the quality of being similar or corresponding in position or value or structure or function

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Identification of rodent homologs of hepatitis C virus and pegiviruses.
2] Human genes: CFTR, cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (ATP binding cassette subfamily C, member 7); BRCA1, breast cancer 1, early onset; MLH1, mutL homolog 1.
Overexpression of enhancer of zeste homolog 2 (EZH2) in metastasis (C and D), while the primary clear cell renal cell carcinoma of the same patient shows no expression of EZH2 (A and B) A and C: hematoxylin-eosin; B and D: EZH2 immunohistochemistry; original magnification: X100; and magnification of insets: X400.
Furthermore, a previous study compared miRNAs identified in the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) genome to human homologs and found that 38% of the miRNAs showed 100% homology in precursor sequences (Yue et al.
The mutation in this ocelot is likely the genetic homolog of the white tiger variant of Rewa, India, in which the stripes, although in some cases faded, are still displayed (Robinson, 1976).
Researchers have found that sulforaphane, a chemical found in broccoli, interacts with cells lacking the phosphatase and tensin homolog (PTEN) gene to reduce the chances of prostate cancer.
The recessive alleles may be present on the same chromosome homolog (i.
The Drosophila melanogaster was chosen as a model organista to study the effect of multiple generations because of its short generation time and genetic homolog with human genes involved in development.
Biomedical researchers in Europe and North America explain the application of laboratory methodology that exploits the powerful interaction between the protein avidin or its homolog, and the vitamin biotin and some of its homolog.
An Arabidopisis thaliana homolog of katanin p60 has been identified and sequenced, and named AtKSS (McClinton et al.
In particular, the murine homolog designated mDab1 has been cloned and expressed.
Human homolog of patched, a candidate gene for the basal cell nevus syndrome.
We identified a 120 kD KCBP homolog in immunoblots of extracted spruce pollen tube proteins.
4 mm; coxal sutures absent; trochanters with 7-10 sensilla, secondary homolog of T[R.