Gene Amplification

Science / Genetics / Gene Amplification: Any process by which specific dna sequences are replicated disproportionately greater than their representation in the parent molecules: during development, some genes become amplified in specific tissues.

Geneva Double Curtain

Life Style / Wine / Geneva Double Curtain: A vine training method. More details may be found in my advice page on vine training techniques. MORE

Germ Line Gene Therapy

Science / Genetics / Germ Line Gene Therapy: An experimental process of inserting genes into germ cells or fertilized eggs to cause a genetic change that can be passed on to offspring. May be used to alleviate effects associated with a genetic d MORE

Heterogeneity

Science / Genetics / Heterogeneity: The production of identical or similar phenotypes by different genetic mechanisms. MORE

Heterogeneous Mixture

Science / Chemistry / Heterogeneous Mixture: A sample of matter consisting of more than one pure substance and more than one phase. Blood, protoplasm, milk, chocolate, smoke, and chicken soup are examples of heterogeneous mixtures. MORE

Genetics

Science / Biology / Genetics: The study of the structure and function of genes and the transmission of genes from parents to offspring. MORE

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO)

Business / Agriculture / Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO): A term, currently used most often in international trade discussions, that designates crops that carry new traits that have been inserted through advanced genetic engineering methods (e.g., Flavr Save MORE

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