transgene


trans·gene

noun \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

trans·gene

noun \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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