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DNA, Antisense MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
DNA, Antisense
Tree Number(s)
D13.150.200
D13.444.308.150
D13.444.600.150.200
D27.720.470.530.600.150.200
Unique ID
D016373
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016373
Scope Note
DNA that is complementary to the sense strand. (The sense strand has the same sequence as the mRNA transcript. The antisense strand is the template for mRNA synthesis.) Synthetic antisense DNAs are used to hybridize to complementary sequences in target RNAs or DNAs to effect the functioning of specific genes for investigative or therapeutic purposes.
Entry Term(s)
Anti-Sense DNA
Antisense DNA
Registry Number
0
NLM Classification #
QU 58.5
Previous Indexing
DNA (1988-1990)
Public MeSH Note
91
History Note
91
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1990/05/25
Revision Date
2003/07/09
DNA, Antisense Preferred
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