oncogen

noun

on·​co·​gen ˈäŋ-kə-jən, -ˌjen How to pronounce oncogen (audio)
: a substance or agent causing oncogenesis

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“Oncogen.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oncogen. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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