wild-type
adjective see wild type

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wild type — Wild type, sometimes written wildtype or wild type, is the typical form of an organism, strain, gene, or characteristic as it occurs in nature. Wild type refers to the most common phenotype in the natural population. Wild type also refers to the… …   Wikipedia

  • wild-type — «WYLD TYP», adjective. Genetics. of or belonging to the normal strain or ordinary type of an organism, as distinguished from a mutant strain or type: »a wild type gene, a wild type virus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wild type — significa en inglés natural, salvaje, silvestre, tipo silvestre. Originalmente, este termino se concibió en las Ciencias Biológicas especialmente en la genética. Wild type o tipo silvestre se refería al gen de una especie que se encuentra en la… …   Wikipedia Español

  • wild type — n a phenotype, genotype, or gene that predominates in a natural population of organisms or strain of organisms in contrast to that of natural or laboratory mutant forms also an organism or strain displaying the wild type wild type adj * * * the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Wild-type — Type naturel (Biologie) Le type naturel, ou sauvage, (de l anglais wild type ou wildtype) est un qualificatif désignant, en biologie, la forme naturelle, ou de référence, d un organisme, d un génome, d un gène ou encore d une protéine. Ce… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wild type — Type naturel (Biologie) Le type naturel, ou sauvage, (de l anglais wild type ou wildtype) est un qualificatif désignant, en biologie, la forme naturelle, ou de référence, d un organisme, d un génome, d un gène ou encore d une protéine. Ce… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • wild type — wild type. См. дикий тип. (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.

  • wild type — wild type, adj. Genetics. 1. an organism having an appearance that is characteristic of the species in a natural breeding population. 2. the form or forms of a gene commonly occurring in nature in a given species. * * * …   Universalium

  • wild type — wild′ type n. 1) gen an organism having an appearance that is characteristic of the species in a natural breeding population 2) gen the form or forms of a gene commonly occurring in nature in a given species …   From formal English to slang

  • wild type — n. the ordinary phenotype that is characteristic of most members of a species under natural conditions …   English World dictionary

  • wild type — noun Date: 1914 a phenotype, genotype, or gene that predominates in a natural population of organisms or strain of organisms in contrast to that of natural or laboratory mutant forms; also an organism or strain displaying the wild type • wild… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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