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transgene

noun trans·gene \ˈtran(t)s-ˌjēn, ˈtranz-\

Definition of TRANSGENE

:  a gene that is taken from the genome of one organism and introduced into the genome of another organism by artificial techniques

First Known Use of TRANSGENE

1984

transgene

noun trans·gene \ˈtran(t)s-ˌjēn, ˈtranz-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRANSGENE

:  a gene that is taken from the genome of one organism and introduced into the genome of another organism by artificial techniques

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