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transgene

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

Definition of transgene

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



1984

First Known Use of transgene

1984


Medical Dictionary

transgene

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

Medical Definition of transgene

  1. :  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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