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Descriptor English: Transformation, Bacterial
Descriptor Spanish: Transformación Bacteriana
Descriptor Portuguese: Transformação Bacteriana
Descriptor French: Transformation bactérienne
Entry term(s): Bacterial Transformation
Tree number(s): E05.393.350.810.500
G05.728.860.500
G05.728.865.820
G06.099.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014169
Scope note: The heritable modification of the properties of a competent bacterium by naked DNA from another source. The uptake of naked DNA is a naturally occuring phenomenon in some bacteria. It is often used as a GENE TRANSFER TECHNIQUE.
Annotation: coordinate with specific bacterium transformed /genet
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Genetics (1966-1967)
Transformation, Genetic (1968-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
Entry Version: TRANSFORM BACT
Related: Transfection MeSH
DeCS ID: 14561
Unique ID: D014169
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/13
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Transformation, Bacterial - Preferred
Concept UI M0021812
Scope note The heritable modification of the properties of a competent bacterium by naked DNA from another source. The uptake of naked DNA is a naturally occuring phenomenon in some bacteria. It is often used as a GENE TRANSFER TECHNIQUE.
Preferred term Transformation, Bacterial
Entry term(s) Bacterial Transformation



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