Restriction Enzyme Cutting Site

Science / Genetics / Restriction Enzyme Cutting Site: A specific nucleotide sequence of dna at which a particular restriction enzyme cuts the dna. Some sites occur frequently in dna (e.g., every several hundred base pairs), others much less frequently (rare- cutter: e.g., every 10,000 base pairs).

Other Words for Cutting

Cutting Adjective Synonyms: severe, biting, chill, cold, icy, frigid, freezing, raw, piercing, penetrating
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Other Words for Restriction

Restriction Noun Synonyms: condition, provision, proviso, qualification, stipulation
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Other Words for Site

Site Verb Synonyms: location, place, plot, plat, spot, locale, area, milieu, neighborhood, locality, purlieus, placement, position, situation, orientation
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Parasites

Science / Biology / Parasites: Organisms that live in, with, or on another organism. The parasites benefit from the association without contributing to the host, usually they cause some harm to the host. MORE

Parasite

Science / Marine Biology / Parasite: An organism living on or in, and negatively affecting, another organism MORE

One Gene, One Enzyme Hypothesis

Science / Biology / One Gene, One Enzyme Hypothesis: Holds that a single gene controls the production, specificity, and activity of each enzyme in a metabolic pathway. Thus, mutation of such a gene changes the ability of the cell to carry out a particul MORE

On-Site Massage

Health / Massage / On-Site Massage: A type of massage administered while the client is clothed and seated in a specially-designed chair. It allows the massage therapist to massage the muscles of the back, neck, shoulders, arms and hands MORE

Perquisites

Business / Finance / Perquisites: Personal benefits, including direct benefits, such as the use of a firm car or expense account for personal business, and indirect benefits, such as up-to-date office decoration. MORE

Prerequisite

Life Style / College / Prerequisite: Course required as preparation for entry into a more advanced academic course or program. MORE

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