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Gene Transfer Techniques

The introduction of functional (usually cloned) GENES into cells. A variety of techniques and naturally occurring processes are used for the gene transfer such as cell hybridization, LIPOSOMES or microcell-mediated gene transfer, ELECTROPORATION, chromosome-mediated gene transfer, TRANSFECTION, and GENETIC TRANSDUCTION. Gene transfer may result in genetically transformed cells and individual organisms.

Year introduced: 2001(1994)

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Tree Number(s): E05.393.350

MeSH Unique ID: D018014

Entry Terms:

  • Technique, Gene Transfer
  • Techniques, Gene Transfer
  • Transfer Technique, Gene
  • Transfer Techniques, Gene
  • Gene Transfer Technique
  • Transgenesis
  • Gene Delivery Systems
  • Delivery System, Gene
  • Delivery Systems, Gene
  • Gene Delivery System

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