Glossary of "The Cell (5th ed.)" by Alberts et al. (2008)
- DNA molecule made as a copy of mRNA and therefore lacking the introns that are present in genomic DNA.
Glossary of "Evolution (4th ed.)" by Futuyma & Kirkpatrick (2017)
- A DNA copy of an mRNA made using reverse transcriptase isolated from a retrovirus.
- Alberts, B., Johnson, A., Lewis, J. Raff, M., Roberts, K. & Walter P. 2008. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 5th ed. -xxxiii + 1268 pp. Garland Science, New York.
- Futuyma, D. J. & Kirkpatrick, M. 2017. Evolution, 4th ed. -xviii + 602 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.