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Cite this page: Shackelford R. Polymerase chain reaction variations - general. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/molecularpathpcrvariations.html. Accessed August 19th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Initial PCR protocols were very useful for amplifying often vanishingly small copies of a specific DNA sequence in complex DNA mixtures, such as fragmented genomic DNA
- Many variations of standard PCR are now commonly used to answer specific molecular diagnostic and research questions