One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The genetic potential of an organism carried in the base sequence of its DNA (or, in some viruses, RNA) according to the genetic code.
- ‘These benefits are a counterweight to the concerns voiced about the misuse of genetic information.’
- ‘This growing insight into how our cells carry our genetic information led to further knowledge and understanding in the cloning world.’
- ‘Rearrangements shuffle the order of genes and often delete genetic information.’
- ‘Every living cell on the Earth today uses DNA to store its genetic information and uses proteins to catalyse its metabolic reactions.’
- ‘Many fear that genetic information about individuals will be used to discriminate against them, and this is a concern that has to be taken seriously.’
- ‘Cell division in the embryo and throughout life involves replication of the DNA that carries the genetic information.’
- ‘Our past informs us that there is a dark side, that potentially harmful things can be done with genetic information.’
- ‘In most eukaryotic cells, genetic information is housed in both the nucleus and mitochondria.’
- ‘The discovery that RNA can carry genetic information has led to other discoveries as well.’
- ‘Thus, centromeres are critical for the segregation and transmission of genetic information.’
- ‘We use that genetic information to identify the sequences that we then synthesise using peptide chemistry.’
- ‘Natural selection is based upon genetic information, and we gain more control over that information every day.’
- ‘In addition, the privacy of genetic information must be assured.’
- ‘Plasmid mediated production is often acquired by transfer of genetic information from one organism to another.’
- ‘Comparative genome mapping has become a powerful technique in finding genes by using genetic information gained in another species.’
- ‘If it is genomic DNA that is being degraded, the loss of genetic information will ultimately lead to cell death.’
- ‘There are other ways of abstracting genetic information than gene sequencing and testing.’
- ‘Finally, DNA represents the conserved genetic information and has more or less to be synthesized only once per cell cycle.’
- ‘It translates genetic information from messenger ribonucleic acid and makes protein accordingly.’
- ‘The maintenance of the genetic information carried by the DNA is essential to cell survival upon dehydration and rehydration.’
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