Definition of isogenic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌīsəˈjenik/


(Of organisms) having the same or closely similar genotypes.
Example sentences
  • Each genotype was crossed with the haploid strain isogenic to its own ancestor but of the opposite mating type.
  • These two strains were haploid and isogenic except for the indicated genotypes.
  • DNA sequences from inbred or isogenic lines were obtained by direct sequencing of PCR products.

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Syllabification: i·so·gen·ic

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