Restriction of the E.coli genome

Bernard P. Murray, PhD bpmurray*STUFFER* at
Sat Nov 21 15:45:38 EST 1998

In article <learn-2011981748150001 at>,
learn at (Jerry Learn) wrote:

> In article <moszer-1811981744000001 at>,
> moszer at (Ivan Moszer) wrote:
> > In article <see_sig-1811980857030001 at>,
rgrant at wrote:
> > >Colibri looks like a really good tool, and I've bookmarked it, however,
> > >may I suggest that the use of frames is a little OTT?  It's very crowded.
> > 
> > I am open to suggestions, but what does "OTT" mean please?
> > (sorry I am french! ;-) )
> >  
> My guess is that it is an acronym for over-the-top -- an idiom in English
> meaning overdone or too, too, very, very. Right?
> -- 
> Jerry Learn <Learn at>

..and also, in the UK, OTT was a television programme from the early
80's that was the late-night version of Saturday mornings' "TISWAS".


(Its Saturday morning here and I miss TISWAS)
Bernard P. Murray, PhD
Dept. Cell. Mol. Pharmacol., UCSF, San Francisco, USA

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