Monday, 25 January 2021, 2:05 AM
Site: Findacure
Course: Findacure (Findacure)
Glossary: Main glossary
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Gene

Information needed for the body to work, stored in chemical form (DNA).

Generic

A drug that has the same dosage, safety, efficacy and quality as a branded drug but is no longer under patent

Genome

An organisms complete set of DNA 

Genotyping

Genotyping is the process of determining differences in an individual's genetic make-up (genotype) by examining the individual's DNA sequence using biological assays and comparing it to another individual's sequence or a reference sequence.