molecular genetics

molecular genetics n pl but sing in constr a branch of genetics dealing with the structure and activity of genetic material at the molecular level

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the branch of genetics concerned with the molecular structure and functioning of genes, including the replication of DNA, its transcription into RNA, and the translation of RNA to form proteins.

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  • molecular genetics — molecular genetics. См. молекулярная генетика. (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.

  • Molecular genetics — For a non technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to genetics. Molecular genetics is the field of biology and genetics that studies the structure and function of genes at a molecular level. The field studies how the genes are… …   Wikipedia

  • molecular genetics — noun the branch of genetics concerned with the structure and activity of genetic material at the molecular level • Hypernyms: ↑genetics, ↑genetic science * * * noun plural but singular in construction : a branch of genetics dealing with the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • molecular genetics — molekulinė genetika statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Genetikos šaka, kurios objektą sudaro paveldimumo ir kintamumo reiškiniai ląstelių molekulių struktūros pagrindu. atitikmenys: angl. molecular genetics rus. молекулярная генетика …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • molecular genetics — noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1963 a branch of genetics dealing with the structure and activity of genetic material at the molecular level …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • molecular genetics — a subdivision of genetics concerned with the structure and function of genes at the molecular level. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • molecular genetics — The study of genetics at the level of molecules …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • molecular genetics — noun A field of biology which studies the structure and function of genes at a molecular level …   Wiktionary

  • molecular genetics —    The study of the molecular processes underlying gene structure and function …   Forensic science glossary

  • molecular genetics — The study of the expression, regulation and inheritance of genes at the level of DNA and its transcription products …   Glossary of Biotechnology

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