Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The vapor-cooler in a distilling apparatus.

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Examples

  • To use this RFLP technique I needed three things: (1) a road map of DNA that would indicate likely sites for the alcogene(s); (2) a source of DNA specimens from a respectable sample of known alcoholics; and (3) sources of DNA probes that could be sent in like ferrets to locate the abnormal alcogene(s).

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • Out of these studies may come diagnostic tools that will make it possible to determine, for example, the degree of risk of alcoholic predisposition (1) in the prenatal period; (2) in young children; (3) in adults who may have the alcogene(s) but have not yet established a drinking habit; and (4) in alcoholics who enter treatment and want to know if their problem is genetic in origin.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • To use this RFLP technique I needed three things: (1) a road map of DNA that would indicate likely sites for the alcogene(s); (2) a source of DNA specimens from a respectable sample of known alcoholics; and (3) sources of DNA probes that could be sent in like ferrets to locate the abnormal alcogene(s).

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • Out of these studies may come diagnostic tools that will make it possible to determine, for example, the degree of risk of alcoholic predisposition (1) in the prenatal period; (2) in young children; (3) in adults who may have the alcogene(s) but have not yet established a drinking habit; and (4) in alcoholics who enter treatment and want to know if their problem is genetic in origin.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

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