A difference in DNA between people that can be recognized by the use of a restriction enzyme. Referred to as an RFLP.
- Restriction map
An array of sites in DNA susceptible to cleavage by diverse restriction enzymes.
- Restriction site
A sequence in DNA that can be recognized and cut by a specific restriction enzyme.
To restore to life. Derived from the Latin resuscitare, to reawaken.
The procedure of restoring to life, as in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
An antioxidant present in many plants. Resveratrol is a type of polyphenol called a phytoalexin, a class of compounds produced as part of a plant’s defense system against disease. It is produced in the plant in response to an invading fungus, stress, injury, infection, or ultraviolet irradiation. Red wine contains high levels of resveratrol, as […]