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Synonyms for intron

sequence of a eukaryotic gene's DNA that is not translated into a protein

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To find the variations in OGT between European and Chinese pig breeds, attempts were made to amplify across several relatively short introns, including intron 20 of OGT, based on the porcine OGT cDNA sequence (GenBank accession no.
The intron 3 VNTR variant in the XRCC4 gene showed an association with RA patients while no association was identified between the eNOS and RA.
Examining the set of 7 unique identified novel HLA-A alleles, polymorphisms were found within intron 1 (n = 1), intron 3 (n = 3), intron 5 (n = 1), and intron 6 (n = 2).
The presence of the intron 22 inversion was investigated using a touchdown inverse PCR method, as previously described (11).
In another study, one SNP (T204C) was observed in exon 2 and flanking intron in buffalo dams (13).
Prof Dahmani said, this is to our best knowledge the first intron embedded gene to be specifically knocked down in a living animal and we have great expectations for that it will help advancing the scientific knowledge on how intron embedded genes function in physiological and disease states and shedding more light on the genomic structural organization and phylogenetic significance on the intron embedded genes.
578_579 + 5delAAGTATG mutation results from a deletion of 2 nucleotides at the 3' end position of exon 5 and the first 5 nucleotides of intron 5 including the donor splice site.
Synthetic turf producer TenCate Grass and process certifier INTRON have entered into a cooperation agreement in order to be able to issue performance warranties at FIFA 2-Star level on synthetic turf systems.
After students complete the tutorial, they will find that, although the beta hemoglobin proteins of humans and chimpanzees are identical, the genes that code for these proteins differ by one base pair in the exons (which code for proteins) and by 15 base pairs in the introns (which do not code for proteins).
Even the intron sizes were quite variable among taxa and the taxa where only one intron is present, the size varies from 329 bp (C.
Thus, the aim of this study was to determine the role of G79A polymorphism in intron F of the PZ gene in Turkish children with ischemic infarct.
Important Safety Information Regarding United States Labeling for PEGINTRON Alpha interferons, including PEGINTRON and INTRON A, may cause or aggravate fatal or life-threatening neuropsychiatric, autoimmune, ischemic, and infectious disorders.