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Descriptor English: Clone Cells
Descriptor Spanish: Células Clonales
Descriptor Portuguese: Células Clonais
Descriptor French: Clones cellulaires
Entry term(s): Cell, Clone
Cells, Clone
Clone
Clone Cell
Clones
Tree number(s): A11.251.353
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002999
Scope note: A group of genetically identical cells all descended from a single common ancestral cell by mitosis in eukaryotes or by binary fission in prokaryotes. Clone cells also include populations of recombinant DNA molecules all carrying the same inserted sequence. (From King & Stansfield, Dictionary of Genetics, 4th ed)
Annotation: differentiate from CLONING, MOLECULAR and CLONING, ORGANISM; "clonal analysis" probably goes here
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68(64)
DeCS ID: 3024
Unique ID: D002999
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Clone Cells - Preferred
Concept UI M0004604
Scope note A group of genetically identical cells all descended from a single common ancestral cell by mitosis in eukaryotes or by binary fission in prokaryotes. Clone cells also include populations of recombinant DNA molecules all carrying the same inserted sequence. (From King & Stansfield, Dictionary of Genetics, 4th ed)
Preferred term Clone Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Clone
Cells, Clone
Clone
Clone Cell
Clones



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