Medical Definition of Satellite DNA

1. DNA, usually containing highly repetitive sequences, that has a base composition (and thus density) sufficiently different from that of normal DNA that it sediments as a distinct band in caesium chloride density gradients. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Satellite DNA

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satchelled
satchels
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satcomms
satcoms
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sateen
sateens
sateless
satelles
satellite
satellite-rich heterochromatin
satellite DNA (current term)
satellite RNA
satellite TV
satellite abscess
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satellite cell
satellite cell of skeletal muscle
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satellite navigation system
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