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regulatory gene

Definitions

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  • n. a gene that produces a repressor substance that inhibits an operator gene

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Examples

  • Another was a change in a regulatory gene called spoT, which affected en masse how fifty-nine other genes work, either increasing or decreasing their activity.

    The Edge of Evolution

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