blunt end
End of double stranded DNA that has been cut at the same site on both strands by a restriction enzyme that does not produce sticky ends.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • blunt end — The end of a double stranded DNA molecule in which neither strand extends beyond the other. Synonym: flush end …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • blunt-end — Refers to double stranded DNA in which there are no unpaired bases at the end of the polynucleotide …   Medical dictionary

  • blunt-end ligation — blunt end ligation. См. лигирование тупых концов. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • blunt-end cut — To cut a double stranded DNA with a restriction endonuclease which generates blunt ends. Synonym: flush end cut …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • blunt-end ligation — The joining of two blunt ended double stranded DNA molecules …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • blunt — 01. The victim was hit over the head with a [blunt] instrument of some kind. 02. The hunter clubbed the dying animal over the head with the [blunt] end of his spear. 03. My boss was very [blunt] in saying that he didn t think I was doing a very… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Blunt — NOTOC Blunt can refer to several things: People Blunt (or Blount) is a common surname of English derivation, meaning blonde, fair (Old French blund ), or dull (Middle English blunt, blont ) * Lady Anne Blunt (1837 1917), English horsebreeder;… …   Wikipedia

  • blunt probe — a probe with a blunt end …   Medical dictionary

  • blunt — ► ADJECTIVE 1) lacking a sharp edge or point. 2) having a flat or rounded end. 3) uncompromisingly forthright in manner. ► VERB 1) make or become blunt. 2) weaken or reduce the force of. DERIVATIVES …   English terms dictionary

  • blunt instrument — noun count 1. ) any heavy object with a flat or round end, used as a weapon 2. ) a method that uses too much force, so that, in achieving your aim, it also causes some harm or trouble …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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