Medical Dictionary Definitions A-Z List
Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z - «G»:
Genitalia, female external
Genitalia, female external: See: Female external genitalia....
Genitalia, female internal
Genitalia, female internal: See: Female internal genitalia....
Genitalia, intersexual: See:
Genitalia, male: See: Male genitalia....
Genitalia, male external
Genitalia, male external: See: Male external genitalia....
Genitalia, male internal
Genitalia, male internal: See: Male internal genitalia....
Genitourinary (GU): Pertaining to the genital and urinary
Genome: All of the genetic information, the entire genetic complement, all of the hereditary material possessed by an organism.
Humans and many other higher animals actually have two genomes, which together make up the total genome:
A chromosomal genome -- inside the nucleus of the cell in the fami...
Genome annotation: The process of identifying the locations of genes and all of the coding regions in a genome and determining what those genes do. An annotation (irrespective of the context) is a note added by way of explanation or commentary. Once a genome is sequenced, it needs to be annotated to...
Genome Database: The Genome Database (GDB) is the official central repository for genomic mapping data resulting from the Human Genome Initiative. It was established at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA in 1990. In 1999, the Bioinformatics Supercomputing Centre (BiSC) at The Hospi...
Genome Research Institute, National Human
Institute, National Human (NHGRI): One of the newest of the National
Institutes of Health (NIH), NHGRI's mission in formal terms is
to "support the NIH component of the Human Genome Project,
a worldwide research effort designed to analyze the
structure of human DNA and determi...
Genome, Arabidopsis thaliana
Genome, Arabidopsis thaliana: See: Arabidopsis thaliana genome....
Genome, bee: See: Honey bee genome....
Genome, Bos taurus
Genome, Bos taurus: See: Bovine genome....
Genome, bovine: See: Bovine genome....