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Synonyms for primer

any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant

the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface

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2000), where four degenerate primers were used for genogroup I detection.
The cloning strategy for isolating PAL promoter gene fragment from orchid (Dendrobium crumenatum) relied on the use of degenerate primer corresponding to the conserved region of PAL protein.
An internal piece of CA sequence was obtained from 5-day-old aposymbiotic larvae, using the degenerate primers dCA-F and dCA-R (Figs.
1999) sequences were aligned and degenerate primer sets were designed for conserved motifs in the NBS regions of these genes (Fig.
3' RACE reactions employing a degenerate primer targeted to the conserved FMPERW motif of mitochondrial P450s produced two partial cDNA sequences that were designated DU 3 and DU 13, from the fruit fly species Drosophila arizonae.
Acquiring MSI1 gene's core fragment: According to the homology comparison results among other species' MSI1 gene, we designed 3 degenerate primers using the primer 5.
Degenerate Oligonucleotide-primed PCR: General Amplification of target DNA by a single degenerate primer.
The degenerate primers designed for this purpose from the conserved region of b-tubulin genes of other fungi was successfully amplified the target gene
The species-specific markers require only conventional PCR (with degenerate primer sequences) which is readily available, rapid and inexpensive for molecular identification of species in question.
The degenerate primer set we used here was originally developed by Ito et al.
Evaluation of a degenerate primer for the PCR detection of human caliciviruses.
To amplify the major portion of Spbtry1, the following degenerate primers were designed according to the amino acid residues flanking the His and Ser of the serine proteases SP-F and SP-R active site (Table 1) (Waniek et al.
However, immunocapture of ToLCNDV could only be achieved by using the TYLCV-CP antisera followed by PCR detection by using specific and degenerate primers.
Due to small, circular single stranded nature of Geminiviruses, different viruses can be easily amplified by PCR by using degenerate primers (Rojas et al.