The breeding and distribution of transgenic mice, mice with deliberately and artificially altered genetic backgrounds, is a business with a steep learning curve, high entry costs, and high risk.
What does Tg stand for?
Tg stands for Transgenic
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- Traditional Grammar
- Traffic Gateway
- Transaction Group
- Transactions on Graphics
- Transfer Guide (Maricopa County, AZ community college system)
- Transformation Gateway (Net6)
- Transformational Grammar
- Transformational-Generative (grammar)
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We chose to take advantage of the speed of the transcriptional responses to TH and the ease of measuring reporter gene activities, such as luciferase (luc) and green fluorescent protein (GFP), using transgenic approaches.
Brazil's government in October asked Congress to approve so-called transgenic crops.
Mount Sinai of Medicine of New York University (New York, NY) has patented transgenic mice whose genomes comprise a gene encoding human cyclooxygenase-2 under the control of a neuron-specific promoter.
A marker from transgenic barley, for instance, traveled to up to 7 percent of conventional barley plants nearby that don't produce competing pollen.
Trees with long lives, deep roots, and strong thirsts (like cottonwoods or poplars) are popular with transgenic phytoremediation researchers--but not with Simon Harris of the Organic Consumers Association.