Artificial chromosome


Artificial chromosome

Artificial chromosome may refer to:
* Yeast artificial chromosome
* Bacterial artificial chromosome
* Human artificial chromosome


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  • Bacterial Artificial Chromosome — Chromosome artificiel bactérien Pour les articles homonymes, voir BAC. Un chromosome bactérien artificiel CBA ou BAC (pour Bacterial Artificial Chromosome), est un vecteur bactérien conçu pour la cartographie et l analyse des génomes complexes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bacterial artificial chromosome — Chromosome artificiel bactérien Pour les articles homonymes, voir BAC. Un chromosome bactérien artificiel CBA ou BAC (pour Bacterial Artificial Chromosome), est un vecteur bactérien conçu pour la cartographie et l analyse des génomes complexes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bacterial artificial chromosome — A bacterial artificial chromosome (BAC) is a DNA construct, based on a functional fertility plasmid (or F plasmid), used for transforming and cloning in bacteria, usually E. coli.[1][2] F plasmids play a crucial role because they contain… …   Wikipedia

  • Human artificial chromosome — A human artificial chromosome (HAC) is a microchromosome that can act as a new chromosome in a population of human cells. That is, instead of 46 chromosomes, the cell could have 47 with the 47th being very small, roughly 6 10 megabases in size,… …   Wikipedia

  • P1-derived artificial chromosome — The P1 derived artificial chromosome are DNA constructs that are derived from the DNA of P1 bacteriophage. They can carry large amounts (about 100 300 kilobases) of other sequences for a variety of bioengineering purposes. It is one type of… …   Wikipedia

  • Yeast artificial chromosome — This is a photo of two copies of the Washington University Human Genome YAC Library. Each of the stacks is approximately 12 microtiter plates. Each plate has 96 wells, each with different yeast clones. A yeast artificial chromosome (YAC) is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Yeast Artificial Chromosome — Ein YAC (Yeast Artificial Chromosome) ist ein künstliches Chromosom, welches der Hefe nachempfunden ist. Es dient als Vektor und erlaubt im Gegensatz zu den Cosmiden eine Klonierung von größeren Genomabschnitten. Das erste YAC entstand als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bacterial Artificial Chromosome — BAC (engl. Bacterial Artificial Chromosome) ist ein künstliches Chromosom, das aus dem single copy F Plasmid des Bakteriums Escherichia coli entwickelt wurde. BACs dienen als Vektoren und erlauben im Gegensatz zu den Cosmiden und Plasmiden die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bacterial artificial chromosome — A laboratory creation involving an artificially constructed chromosome in which medium sized segments of DNA (100,000 to 300,000 bases in length) that come from another species are cloned into bacteria. Once the foreign DNA has been cloned into… …   Medical dictionary

  • yeast artificial chromosome — n a chromosome that is used esp. to clone DNA segments longer than those capable of being cloned in bacteria, that is introduced for cloning into a yeast of the genus Saccharomyces (S. cerevisiae), that contains a centromere, a telomere, and a… …   Medical dictionary


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