A matrix of polyacrylamide, agarose or
similar material in which the electrophoresis of molecules is carried out
1. A unit of DNA that carries information for the biosynthesis of a
specific product in the cell. 2. Ultimate unit by which inheritable
characteristics are transmitted to succeeding generations in all living
organisms. Genes are contained by, and arranged along the length of, the
chromosome. The gene is composed of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). ...
The fundamental physical and functional unit of heredity, which carries
information from one generation to the next; a segment of DNA, composed of
a transcribed region and a regulatory sequence that makes transcription
The total genetic content contained in a haploid set of chromosomes in
eukaryotes, in a single chromosome in bacteria, or in the DNA or RNA of
The total genetic material of an individual or species.