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1. Yeast
Any of many small, single-celled fungi in the phylum Ascomycota that reproduce by budding; the yeasts used to produce alcohol through fermentation or to leaven bread are all in the genus Saccharomyces.

2. Yeast artificial chromosome (YAC)
A vector used to clone DNA fragments (up to 400 kb); it is constructed from the telomeric, centromeric, and replication origin sequence s needed for replication in yeast cells. Compare cloning vector , cosmid .

3. Yeast autolysate
This substance is used as a culture medium and a food flavoring; it is made by breaking down yeast with intracellular enzyme s.

4. Yeast vectors
Yeast cells that contain plasmid s carrying newly-introduced gene s.

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