Taq may refer to:

  • Taq, Iran, a village in Semnan Province, Iran
  • In Molecular Biology: Taq polymerase, an enzyme used in Polymerase chain reaction
  • The artist Taku Sakakibara, better known as TaQ
  • The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ TAQ (Trade and Quote)-Database
  • The African Queen (film)

Other articles related to "taq":

Ikhtiyar Al-Din Ai-Taq - Career
... Ai-Taq had originally been one of the Seljuk sultan Sanjar's ghulams ... by rebellious Ghuzz bands in 1153, Ai-Taq built up an army and quickly established his influence in the western regions of Sanjar's empire ... Ai-Taq had not been the only individual to take advantage of Sanjar's overthrow ...
Broken Sky - Setting - Kirin Taq
... Kirin Taq is a land in constant twilight - its single unmoving sun permanently eclipsed ... The people of Kirin Taq, however, are a dark bluish black or grey colour ...
TOPO Cloning - Technique
... Different types of vectors are used for cloning fragments amplified by either Taq or Pfu polymerase as Taq polymerase (unlike Pfu) leaves an extra "A ... The insert is created by PCR using Taq DNA polymerase, a polymerase that lacks 3' to 5' proofreading activity and with a high probability adds a single, 3'-adeni ... It is best if the PCR primers have guanines at the 5' end as this maximizes probability of Taq DNA polymerase adding the terminal adenosine overhang ...
Taq Man
... The TaqMan probe principle relies on the 5´–3´ exonuclease activity of Taq polymerase to cleave a dual-labeled probe during hybridization to the complementary target sequence and ... were named after the videogame PacMan (Taq Polymerase + PacMan = TaqMan) as its mechanism is based on the PacMan principle ...