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C-value total amount of DNA in the haploid genome
C-value paradox lack of a consistent relationship between the genome size (C-value) and the complexity of an organism
cell nuclear transfer process by which a nucleus from a somatic cell is retrieved and inserted into an egg from which the original nucleus has been removed (this process was used to create "Dolly").
cell therapy transplantation of autologous, allogeneic or xenogeneic cells that have been manipulated or altered ex vivo to replace or repair damaged tissue and/or cells
chaperone ".. proteins that assist the covalent folding or unfolding and the assembly or disassembly of other macromolecular structures." (Wikipedia)
cloning process of making genetically identical copies of DNA (recombinant DNA technologies), cells or organisms (e.g. cell nuclear transfer) from a single ancestor.
cloning, reproductive creation of an embryo using SCNT with the aim of creating a new individual genetically identical to the species who donated the cell nucleus
cloning, therapeutic use of SCNT to produce embryonic stem cells which may be used to treat disorders such as diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, and Parkinson's disease.
contiq set of overlapping sequences from which a sequence can be obtained






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