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DNA fingerprint

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation.

A set of DNA-based characters which are in a combination unique, or nearly so, to an individual organism. See also satellite DNA.

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DNA fingerprinting

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 97 words.

A technique that is used to compare DNA from different sources or to identify a genome by comparison with a

DNA fingerprinting

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 97 words.

A technique that is used to compare *DNA from different sources or to identify a *genome by comparison

Yeast identification by sequencing, biochemical kits, MALDI–TOF MS and rep-PCR DNA fingerprinting

Ying Zhao, Chi-Ching Tsang, Meng Xiao, Jasper F W Chan, Susanna K P Lau, Fanrong Kong, Yingchun Xu and Patrick C Y Woo.

in Medical Mycology

October 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Environmental Science; Mycology and Fungi; Veterinary Medicine. 5911 words.

Abstract

No study has comprehensively evaluated the performance of 28S nrDNA and ITS sequencing, commercial biochemical test kits, MALDI–TOF MS platforms, and...

Development and use of complex probes for DNA fingerprinting the infectious fungi

S. R. Lockhart, C. Pujol, S. Joly and D. R. Soll.

in Medical Mycology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

A variety of methods have emerged for genetic fingerprinting the infectious fungi. One of the most versatile is Southern blot hybridization with species-specific complex DNA probes that...

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DNA fingerprinting of Fusarium solani isolates related to a cutaneous infection in a sea turtle

G. Castellá, J. Cano, J. Guarro and F. J. Cabañes.

in Medical Mycology

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

Random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) fingerprinting was applied to Fusarium solani from a cutaneous hyalohyphomycosis in a loggerhead sea turtle. A total of seven F. solani isolates were...

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DNA fingerprinting of serial Candida albicans isolates obtained during itraconazole prophylaxis in patients with AIDS

A. M. Le Monte, M. Goldman, M. L. Smedema, P. A. Connolly, D. S. McKinsey, G. A. Cloud, C. A. Kauffman and L. J. Wheat.

in Medical Mycology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

During a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study testing the efficacy of itraconazole for prophylaxis of systemic and mucosal fungal infections in patients with acquired immune...

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Genetic polymorphism of Malassezia furfur isolates from Han and Tibetan ethnic groups in China using DNA fingerprinting

Hao Zhang, Ruifeng Zhang, Yuping Ran, Yaling Dai, Yao Lu and Peng Wang.

in Medical Mycology

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 1640 words.

Reported isolation rates of Malassezia yeast from human skin show geographic variations. In China, the populations of the Han (1,182.95 million) and Tibetan (5.41 million) ethnic groups are...

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Social assemblages and mating relationships in prairie dogs: a DNA fingerprint analysis

Steven E. Travis, C. N. Slobodchikoff and Paul Kefan.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Mating system characterizations have been hindered by difficulties in accurately assigning parentage to offspring. We investigated the relationship between social assemblages and mating...

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autoradiograph

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 15 words.

A photographic image of the radioactive areas in a specimen (e.g. in DNA fingerprinting).

autoradiograph

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 15 words.

A photographic image of the radioactive areas in a specimen (e.g. in *DNA fingerprinting).

BREEDING BIOLOGY AND REPRODUCTIVE STRATEGY

Ted R. Anderson.

in Biology of the Ubiquitous House Sparrow

August 2006; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Vertebrates. 28167 words.

This chapter summarizes the reproductive strategy of the House Sparrow. Although monogamy is the primary mating system of the species, significant rates of extra-pair fertilizations have...

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Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction

Tristram D. Wyatt.

February 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 168 pages.

How animals behave is crucial to their survival and reproduction. Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction discusses how animal behaviour has evolved, how behaviours develop in each...

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Relationship Among Establishment Durations, Kin Relatedness, Aggressiveness, and Distance Between Populations of Eight Invasive Argentine Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Supercolonies in Japan

K. Sato, H. Sakamoto, M. Hirata, M. Kidokoro-Kobayashi, M. Ozaki, S. Higashi and T. Murakami.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

August 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 6051 words.

Abstract

We investigated kin relatedness and kin-recognition abilities of the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile (Mayr), an invader from North America that has...

Molecular Fingerprinting and Population Dynamics of Brevipalpus Mites on Texas Citrus

J. Mata, M. Setamou, J. V. French and E. Louzada.

in Annals of the Entomological Society of America

November 2010; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Three species of Brevipalpus mites are known potential vectors of the citrus leprosis virus (family Rhabdoviridae, genus Cyto- and Nucleorhabdovirus, CiLV). Species identification of these...

Similarity is Relative: Hierarchy of Genetic Similarities in the Formosan Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) in Hawaii

Claudia Husseneder and J. Kenneth Grace.

in Environmental Entomology

April 2001; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 3426 words.

Termites (Isoptera) have a strong hierarchical structure due to their social organization. To interpret genetic differences within and among termite populations it is first necessary to...

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Unravelling diversity of deep-sea copepods using integrated morphological and molecular techniques

Maya Bode, Silke Laakmann, Patricia Kaiser, Wilhelm Hagen, Holger Auel and Astrid Cornils.

in Journal of Plankton Research

July 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 9425 words.

Abstract

Accurate species identification is crucial for ecological studies. For copepods, this is usually based on a few diagnostic morphological characters,...

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Molecular characterization of bloom-forming Aphanizomenon strains isolated from Vela Lake (Western Central Portugal)

Daniela R. de Figueiredo, Artur Alves, Mário J. Pereira and António Correia.

in Journal of Plankton Research

February 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5598 words.

The diversity within the genus Aphanizomenon (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) is still controversial and more studies are needed to clarify its heterogeneity. Aphanizomenon strains isolated from...

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Picoplankton culture assessment using single strand conformation polymorphism and partial 18S sequencing

Klaus Valentin, Helga Mehl and Linda Medlin.

in Journal of Plankton Research

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 3262 words.

Environmental water samples were taken throughout 2001 from fractioned water samples at the Helgoland time series site. The less than 3-µm fraction was inoculated into various media. Serial...

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Determining natal dispersal patterns in a population of North American pikas (Ochotona princeps) using direct mark-resight and indirect genetic methods

Mary M. Peacock.

in Behavioral Ecology

May 1997; p ublished online May 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

A combination of direct (mark-resight) and indirect genetic methods were used to investigate natal dispersal patterns and genetic population structure in a population of North American...

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Extrapair fertilization and genetic similarity of social mates in the Mexican jay

John A. Eimes, Patricia G. Parker, Jerram L. Brown and Esther R. Brown.

in Behavioral Ecology

March 2005; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 4288 words.

Inbreeding depression should favor the ability of females to avoid inbreeding or minimize its effects. We tested for a relationship between genetic similarity of social pairs and the...

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