Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Gene Library

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1049

A collection of recombinant clones derived from genomic DNA or from the cDNA transcript of an mRNA preparation. A complete genetic library is sufficiently large to have a high probability of containing every gene in the genome.

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