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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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This facility, which also has parking for more than 100 trucks, becomes Fontaine's ninth US modification centre.
The facility has becomes Fontaine's ninth modification centre.
These publications are intended to facilitate the consultation and clarity of the laws, including all modifications that have been carried out.
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.
Some researchers studied comprehensive modification for cylindrical gear pairs.
After completion of the modifications, Tempus will fly the aircraft several hundred hours annually in a variety of locations around the world in support of the sensor operations and data collection efforts of NASA and JPL.
The total number of loan modifications completed last year was down roughly 14 percent from 2014, when the total was 489,000.
In a collaboration with Richard Roberts, chief scientific officer at New England Biolabs, the team is now applying the third element of their technology platform to characterize the new dADG modification -- a special kind of DNA sequencing called single-molecule real-time sequencing (SMRT), done on machines made by Pacific Biosciences.
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.
The Prime Minister presents to the House a statement explaining the request for a constitutional modification before deciding on its referral to the parliamentary Committee on Legislation and Legal Affairs to compile its report within fifteen days from date of referral.
NMED said it had determined that the permit modification request submitted by the DOE Carlsbad Field Office and Nuclear Waste Partnership on April 9, 2013, "will be elevated and categorized as a Class 3 modification request, instead of a Class 2 modification request as initially requested."
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