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DNA Cloning

  1. Michael Andrew Quail

Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0005344



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Quail, M. A. 2005. DNA Cloning. eLS. .

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  1. The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

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  • Birren B, Green ED, Klapholz S, Myers RM and Roskams J (eds.) (1997) Genome Analysis: A Laboratory Manual. Volume 1, Analysing DNA. Cold Spring Harbor, NY: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.
  • Brown TA (2000) Essential Molecular Biology: A Practical Approach. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
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