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regulatory gene

noun

Definition of regulatory gene

  1. :  a gene that regulates the expression of one or more structural genes by controlling the production of a protein (as a genetic repressor) which regulates their rate of transcription



1961

First Known Use of regulatory gene

1961

Variants of regulatory gene

or

regulator gene


Medical Dictionary

regulatory gene

noun

Medical Definition of regulatory gene

  1. :  a gene that regulates the expression of one or more structural genes by controlling the production of a protein (as a genetic repressor) which regulates their rate of transcription



Variants of regulatory gene

or

regulator gene


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