noun Date: 1949 repair of DNA (as of a bacterium) especially by a light-dependent enzymatic reaction after damage by ultraviolet irradiation • photoreactivating adjective

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  • photoreactivation — photoreactivation. См. фотореактивация. (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.

  • photoreactivation — fotoreaktyvacija statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Ultravioletinės spinduliuotės sukeltų pažeidimų gydymas matomąja šviesa. atitikmenys: angl. photoreactivation rus. фотореактивация …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • photoreactivation — (fo to re ak tī va shun) The process in which blue light is used by a photoreactivating enzyme to repair thymine dimers in DNA by splitting them apart …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • photoreactivation — /foh toh ree ak teuh vay sheuhn/, n. Biochem. a process that repairs DNA damaged by ultraviolet light using an enzyme that requires visible light. [1945 50; PHOTO + REACTIVATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • photoreactivation — noun The reactivation of something by light …   Wiktionary

  • photoreactivation — Activation by light of something or of some process previously inactive or inactivated; e.g., pyrimidine dimers, formed in polynucleic acids by the action of UV light, can be monomerized by UV light of a different wavelength via DNA photolyase. * …   Medical dictionary

  • photoreactivation — pho·to·reactivation …   English syllables

  • photoreactivation — A light dependent DNA repair process …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • photoreactivation — …   Useful english dictionary

  • photoreactivation reaction — Partial reversal of damage to biological systems by ultraviolet light by longer wave length light …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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