• gene
  • Occasionally, the term cloning is misleadingly used to refer to the identification of the chromosomal location of a gene associated with a particular phenotype of interest, such as in positional cloning . (readtiger.com)
  • process
  • The term clone , invented by J. B. S. Haldane , is derived from the Ancient Greek word κλών klōn , "twig", referring to the process whereby a new plant can be created from a twig. (readtiger.com)
  • Molecular cloning refers to the process of making multiple molecules. (readtiger.com)
  • form
  • Cloning is a natural form of reproduction that has allowed life forms to spread for more than 50 thousand years. (readtiger.com)