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epitope tag


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A short peptide sequence that is engineered into a transgenic protein to assist with tracking its expression etc. The sequence is an epitope for an existing antibody. A commonly used example is the ‘myc’ tag, the peptide sequence of which is EQKLISEED. See also flag tagging.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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