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aRNA

Amplified RNA. See RNA amplification.

aRNA

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A Dictionary of Genetics (8 ed.)

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Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
6 words

... amplified RNA. See RNA amplification...

A‐RNA

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Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
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Science and technology, Life Sciences
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7 words

... abbr. for A form of...

A form

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Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
126 words

...11 nucleotide residues per turn, with the planes of the base pairs inclined at about 70° to the axis of the helix. Unlike the B form of DNA it has a large hole (≈0.8 nm diameter) at the axis and a very deep major groove. See also C form , Z form . 2 A form of RNA ( abbr. : A‐RNA); the molecular conformation of double‐stranded regions of RNA that is favoured at low‐salt concentrations and moderate temperatures; it resembles the A form of DNA. (see def....

RNA

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Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
304 words

...is instrumental in importing amino acids to the assembly site, according to instructions carried by mRNA. In some viruses, RNA is the genetic material instead of DNA. Specific forms, functions, molecules, or preparations of RNA may be designated by prefixes or suffixes, thus: A‐RNA or RNA‐A, A‐form of RNA; cRNA, complementary RNA ; dsRNA, double‐strand(ed) RNA; hnRNA or H‐RNA or HnRNA, heterogeneous nuclear RNA ; mRNA, messenger RNA ; micRNA, messenger‐RNA‐interfering complementary RNA ; mtRNA, mitochondrial RNA ; nRNA, nuclear RNA; rRNA, ...

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