Definition of oligo in English:


Syllabification: ol·i·go
Pronunciation: /ˈäligō

noun (plural oligos)

  • short for oligonucleotide.
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    • The technique utilizes a thermostable DNA ligase to ligate together perfectly adjacent oligos.
    • All the annealed double stranded oligos were cloned into the StuI site using blunt end ligation.
    • The sequence of the two nonconserved regions, NC1 and NC2, is shown, with the nucleotide substitutions in mutated oligos shown above the wild-type sequence.

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