uracil


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for uracil

a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine

References in periodicals archive ?
The uracil and pyrimidine contents were significantly increased with lactation stages.
TLC of the solid (dissolved in water, eluted with a 70: 40: 10 by volume mixture of ethyl acetate-acetone-water and visualized by UV) showed uracil as a major component (Shyamaprosad et al, 2007)
The insertion of uracil derivatives in the micellar interior with their chromophores located at micelle- solvent interface absorb more light due to increase in local concentration.
In vitro removal of uracil bases from FFPE DNA using UDG before PCR amplification markedly reduces the artifactual C:G>T:A SNVs (40).
Fourth, the extra step required for capillary electrophoresis also increases the risk of contamination, which is minimized when using the qPCR assay because it is a closed-tube assay, and with uracil N-glycosylase technology, the possibility of cross-contamination is essentially eliminated.
1) belongs to the amidohydrolase protein superfamily and catalyses the deamination of cytosine to uracil and ammonia in the pyrimidine salvage pathway.
The company said PSI-7977 is a uracil nucleotide analogue polymerase inhibitor of HCV and is being studied in multiple phase 2 trials.
After incubation for 2 min at 50[degrees]C, which enables uracil N9-glycosylase (present in the 23 Universal MasterMix) to inactivate possible contaminating amplicons, incubation for 10 min at 95[degrees]C allowed AmpliTaq Gold polymerase to activate and inactivate the uracil N9-glycosylase.
33) List Assigned number Arsenic trioxide (Trisenox[R]) P P012 Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan[R]) U U058 Chlorambucil (Leukeran[R]) U U 035 Daunorubicin (Daunomycin[R], Cerubidine[R]) U U059 Diethylstilbestrol U U089 Melphalan (Alkeran[R]) U U150 Mitomycin (Mitomycin C[R], Mutamycin[R]) U U010 Streptozocin (Zanosar[R], Streptozocin[R]) U U206 Uracil Mustard (Uramustine[R]) U U237 * U.
The enzyme, called APOBEC3A, transformed cytosine, one of the four main bases in DNA that make up the genetic code, into a rarer form called uracil.
The amplified product was purified by PCR purification kit following manufacturer's instructions (Qiagen, Germany) and cloned first in the TA cloning vector pTZ57R (Fermantas) followed by subcloning in the yeast shuttle expression vector pGal426 that contains the galactose inducible promoter Gall and uracil synthesizing gene (ura3) as selection marker (12,13).
After several false starts, they added a triplet of uracil (i.
Recently, the active principle that initiates microstomal to macrostomal differentiation has been identified as an ferrous iron chelate of hypoxanthine (6 hydroxy-purine) and uracil (2,4-dioxyprymidine) (Smith-Somerville et al.