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  • noun chemistry Any salt or ester of polyadenylic acid
  • verb To form the polyadenylate salt or ester of something (especially of a nucleic acid)


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  • However, even as generations of students beginning with the discovery of polyadenylate tracts in hnRNA in eukaryotes were learning of this distinction, we knew that all was not right with this.

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