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transcription factor

noun

Definition of TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR

:  any of various proteins that bind to DNA and play a role in the regulation of gene expression by promoting transcription
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First Known Use of TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR

1972
Medical Dictionary

transcription factor

noun

Medical Definition of TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR

:  any of various proteins that bind to DNA and play a role in the regulation of gene expression by promoting transcription

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