reverse transcription
noun Date: 1971 the process of synthesizing DNA using RNA as a template and reverse transcriptase as a catalyst

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  • Reverse transcription — is the process of making a double stranded DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) molecule from a single stranded RNA (ribonucleic acid) template. It is called reverse transcription as it acts in the opposite or reverse direction to transcription. This idea …   Wikipedia

  • reverse transcription — n the process of synthesizing DNA using RNA as a template and reverse transcriptase as a catalyst reverse transcribe vt, scribed; scrib·ing * * * the synthesis of a DNA molecule complementary to RNA molecule, the RNA acting as a template;… …   Medical dictionary

  • reverse transcription — reverse transcription. См. обратная транскрипция. (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.

  • reverse transcription — atvirkštinė transkripcija statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Genetinės informacijos apie RNR sudėtį perrašymas į DNR. atitikmenys: angl. reverse transcription rus. обратная транскрипция ryšiai: sinonimas – atvirkštinis nurašymas …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • Reverse transcription — Transcription (biologie) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Transcription. Transcription/Traduction La transcription est un processus biolog …   Wikipédia en Français

  • reverse transcription — noun : the process of synthesizing DNA using RNA as a template and reverse transcriptase as a catalyst compare transcription herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • reverse transcription — noun The process of creating double stranded DNA from a single stranded RNA template (the reverse of the standard process) …   Wiktionary

  • reverse transcription — The synthesis of DNA from a template of RNA, accomplished by reverse transcriptase …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction — reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction. См. полимеразная цепная реакция с обратной транскриптазой. (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.

  • Reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction — In molecular biology, reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT PCR) is a laboratory technique for amplifying a defined piece of a ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecule. The RNA strand is first reverse transcribed into its DNA complement or… …   Wikipedia

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