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genetic modification

The act of altering the DNA of an organism. Genetic modification of fruits and vegetables is a controversial practice.
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Using knockout mice (KO) for the enzyme that catalyzes the m6A modification, the team found that m6A modification maintain NSC pool by promoting proliferation and preventing premature differentiation of NSCs.
The total number of loan modifications completed last year was down roughly 14 percent from 2014, when the total was 489,000.
Using mass spectrometry, which allows researchers to both search for unknown molecules and find those with a specific mass, Dedon's lab found DNA modified with preQ0-like structures, which the team named dADG, in bacteria with the modification gene cluster but not in bacteria that lacked it.
In order to reduce the transmission errors of gear, they did the optimization design of high precision for the modification parameter by analyzing the meshing process of spur gear.
Ahmad Bahrozyan, executive director of the RTA Licensing Agency, told 7DAYS: "We are considering a very important project in 2015 which will take us into the classification and certification of garages in Dubai, including garages that conduct vehicle modifications.
appropriation types used to fund modification work orders.
Bankers also complain that they have not been consulted about the modifications despite being directly concerned and wonder why the modifications are passed now although in 2010 the same provision was changed at their initiative.
However, lenders like Bank of America who, as of the June s Home Affordable Modification Program report had an estimated 469,905 homeowners who were delinquent on their home loan and potentially qualified for a home loan modification.
Behavior modification is focused on having a child respond appropriately to the demands of the formal power structure.
Inadequate modification can produce a semi-treated phase called lamellar silicon.
Current and future missions depend heavily on the aircraft's ability to find and track targets, so this modification to the synthetic aperture radar is critical.
They were divided for 3 weeks into three behavior modification groups--no behavior modification, low-intensity behavior modification, and high-intensity behavior modification.
Parents also evaluated the treatment conditions; they ranked a high level of behavior modification therapy, either alone or in combination with medication, as their first choice for managing ADHD, compared with medication alone or with a lower level of behavior modification alone.
The EITF considered the material modification variable and generally concluded that what constitutes such a variable is a matter of judgment.
A particularly challenging area of study within proteomics is post-translational modification of proteins.