laddering


laddering
Apoptotic cells show a regular pattern of oligonucleotide sizes on electrophoretic gels; the ladder-like arrangement is a consequence of the cleavage of the DNA strand between nucleosome beads by endonucleases as part of the process by which cell death occurs. See apoptosis.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • laddering — noun ( s) : ladders or material for ladders …   Useful english dictionary

  • DNA laddering — (left) visualised in an agarose gel by ethidium bromide staining. A 1 kb marker (middle) and control DNA (right) are included. DNA laddering is a phenomenon seen in laboratory tests; it is a sensitive indicator of programmed cell death …   Wikipedia

  • Bond Laddering — A portfolio management strategy and model for investing in fixed income that involves purchasing multiple bonds, each with different maturity dates, in order to achieve the following goals: Decrease interest rate risk by holding both short term… …   Investment dictionary


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