Science / Genetics / Clones: A group of cells derived from a single ancestor.

Recombinant Clones

Science / Genetics / Recombinant Clones: Clones containing recombinant dna molecules. See recombinant dna technologies. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Morillon: A somewhat confusing situation here because this grapevine is a distinct variety on its own, having recently been determined (2002) to be a Pinot cépage crossed with a currently undetermined second p MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Muscat: Another 'cépage' family of clone varieties, making both red and white wines. Most are of the muscat type, having the unique aromatic character commonly associated with muscat wines. These include the MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Manseng: Appears as two clones, Gros Manseng and Petit Manseng, mainly to be found in the western regions of the Pyrenees area of southwest France. Used for producing both dry and sweet white wines. MORE

Gamay Noir À Jus Blanc

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Gamay Noir À Jus Blanc: The Gamay Noir variety is now considered to be yet another clonal version from the Pinot cépage. The specific version thought to be responsible for the Beaujolais wines of France is the Gamay Noir ? MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Gamay: At least three different vitis vinifera grape species are permitted to use the term 'Gamay' as their label-specified variety in the U.S.A. The Gamay Noir, Gamay Beaujolais and Napa Gamay. At one time MORE