bcl-2

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bcl-2

(biochemistry)
A family of proteins that operate in the effector phase of apoptosis and may either promote or inhibit apoptosis.
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The expression of apoptosis-related genes, Bcl-2, Bcl-X and Bax was evaluated by reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR).