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G Breeding and Genetic Improvement
S Biological Sciences
X Research, Technology and Engineering
The uptake of naked or purified DNA by cells, usually meaning the process as it occurs in eukaryotic cells. It is analogous to bacterial transformation and both are routinely employed in gene transfer techniques.
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Medical Subject Headings 2012
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gene transfer
genetic transformation
microbial genetics
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