First Known Use of inducible
Medical Definition of inducible
: capable of being formed, activated, or expressed in response to a stimulus especially of a molecular kind: asa: formed by a cell in response to the presence of its substrate inducible enzymes—compare constitutive 1ab: activated or undergoing expression only in the presence of a particular molecule an inducible promoter that turns on its genes only in the presence of lactose Inducible promoters are one of the easiest and most effective ways to regulate gene expression …—Jay D. Keasling, Science, 3 Dec. 2010
inducibility\in-ˌd(y)ü-sə-ˈbil-ət-ē\play noun plural
Learn More about inducible
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up inducible? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).