Restriction site
A sequence in DNA that can be recognized and cut by a specific restriction enzyme.

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a base sequence in a DNA segment recognized by a particular restriction endonuclease.

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  • restriction site — restriction site. См. сайт рестрикции. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • restriction site — noun the specific sites at which a restriction enzyme will cleave DNA • Hypernyms: ↑site, ↑situation * * * Biochem. the place on a DNA molecule where a restriction enzyme acts …   Useful english dictionary

  • restriction site — Any site in DNA that can be cut by a restriction enzyme …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • restriction site — Biochem. the place on a DNA molecule where a restriction enzyme acts. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Restriction enzyme — Glossary Restriction …   Wikipedia

  • Restriction map — A restriction map is a map of known restriction sites within a sequence of DNA. Restriction mapping requires the use of restriction enzymes. In molecular biology, restriction maps mdash;along with DNA DNA hybridization, and DNA or RNA sequence… …   Wikipedia

  • Restriction fragment length polymorphism — A Restriction fragment length polymorphism (or RFLP, often pronounced as rif lip ) is a variation in the DNA sequence of a genome that can be detected by breaking the DNA into pieces with restriction enzymes and analyzing the size of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Restriction enzyme — An enzyme from bacteria that can recognize specific base sequences in DNA and cut the DNA at that site (the restriction site). A restriction enzyme acts as a biochemical scissors. Also called a restriction endonuclease. A restriction enzyme is a… …   Medical dictionary

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