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PCR stands for Polymerase Chain Reaction, a method widely used in molecular biology to rapidly make millions to billions of copies of a specific DNA sample, allowing scientists to take a very small sample of DNA and amplify it to a large enough amount to study in detail.[1]

RT-PCR stands for Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction

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  1. Wikipedia, Polymerase chain reaction, last retrieved on 7 May 2020.
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