corepressor

noun co·re·pres·sor \ ˌkō-ri-ˈpre-sər \

Definition of corepressor

: a small molecule that activates a particular genetic repressor by combining with it

First Known Use of corepressor

1963

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corepressor

noun co·re·pres·sor \ ˌkō-ri-ˈpres-ər \

medical Definition of corepressor

: a small molecule that activates a particular genetic repressor by combining with it

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