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- (microbiology) To repeat a streaking procedure
restreak (plural restreaks)
- (microbiology) A repeat streaking procedure
2001, Peter Baumann & Thomas R. Cech, “Pot1, the Putative Telomere End-Binding Protein in Fission Yeast and Humans”, in Science, volume 292, number 5519, DOI:10.1126/science.1060036, pages 1171-1175:
- These phenotypes diminished during successive restreaks; after ~75 generations, the colony and cell morphology appeared to be wild type […] .