Northern blot analysis

Northern blot analysis
a technique for identifying a specific form of messenger RNA in cells. It uses a gene probe known to match the RNA being sought. Compare Southern blot analysis, Western blot analysis.

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  • Northern blot analysis — a technique for identifying a specific form of messenger RNA in cells. It uses a gene probe known to match the RNA being sought. Compare: Southern blot analysis, Western blot analysis …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Northern blot analysis — see Northern blot, under blot …   Medical dictionary

  • northern blot analysis — noun A version of Southern blot analysis used to identify RNA fragments …   Wiktionary

  • Нозерн-Блоттинг (Northern Blot Analysis) — метод определения специфических участков информационной (матричной) РНК в клетках. Он основан на использовании генного зонда, предназначенного для обнаружения искомой РНК. Для сравнения: саузерн блоттинг, вестерн блоттинг. Источник: Медицинский… …   Медицинские термины

  • Northern blot — The northern blot is a technique used in molecular biology research to study gene expression by detection of RNA (or isolated mRNA) in a sample.[1][2] …   Wikipedia

  • Northern blot (blot analysis blot hybridization) — North·ern blot (blot analysis, blot hybridization) (norґthərn) [facetious coinage by analogy with Southern blot] see under blot …   Medical dictionary

  • Southern blot analysis — noun a technique whereby biological molecules (especially DNA fragments) are separated by electrophoresis and then transferred from a gel to an immobilizing medium, under the influence of an electric field, f …   Wiktionary

  • Southern blot analysis — a technique for identifying a specific form of DNA in cells. The DNA is extracted from the cells and restriction enzymes used to cut it into small fragments. The fragments are separated and a gene probe known to match the DNA fragment being… …   Medical dictionary

  • Western blot analysis — a technique for the detection of specific proteins. After separation by electrophoresis, the proteins are bound to radioactively labelled antibodies and identified by X ray. Compare Northern blot analysis, Southern blot analysis …   Medical dictionary

  • Southern blot analysis — a technique for identifying a specific form of DNA in cells. The DNA is extracted from the cells and restriction enzymes used to cut it into small fragments. The fragments are separated and a gene probe known to match the DNA fragment being… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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