Tag: "fingerprinting" at biology news
Researchers develop new method for facile identification of proteins in bacterial cells
...s of microorganisms using traditional peptide mass fingerprinting
(PMF). The key to the new method, according to the researchers, is a "shortcut" for preparing samples that makes PMF faster and more economical. By reducing the cost of protein identification, they believe PMF can become an economical tool for monito...
DNA from feathers tells tale of eagle fidelity
...prey. The researchers used a technique called DNA fingerprinting
to help them genetically "tag" individuals in the ...nds out as a relatively rare instance in which DNA fingerprinting
uncovers genetic monogamy in a bird population," DeWoody said. Unlike their smaller songbird cousin...
Eminent inventor of DNA fingerprinting gains new recognition
... imagine the world without it. His technique - DNA fingerprinting
- allows us to answer such questions as: Who is th...en recognised with this prestigious prize. Genetic fingerprinting
continues to expand the horizons of knowledge and it is humbling to realise how a chance discovery i...