Genetic Marker

Science / Genetics / Genetic Marker: A gene or other identifiable portion of dna whose inheritance can be followed.

Lane Markers

Entertainment / Bowling / Lane Markers: Range finders (alley sights) and foot guide lines. MORE


Science / Genetics / Marker: A gene with a known location on a chromosome and a clear-cut phenotype, used as a point of reference when mapping a new mutant. MORE


Entertainment / Golf / Markers: (also 'tee markers, blocks, tee blocks') two objects that indicate the foreward boundary of the teeing area MORE

Microbial Genetics

Science / Genetics / Microbial Genetics: The study of genes and gene function in bacteria, archaea, and other microorganisms. Often used in research in the fields of bioremediation, alternative energy, and disease prevention. MORE


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