interrupted gene


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interrupted gene

[′in·tə‚rəp·təd ′jēn]
(genetics)
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tuberculosis H37Rv was replaced by homologous recombination (Parish and Stoker, 2000) with the PknG[DELTA]Ct::hyg interrupted gene, in which pknG has a partial deletion of the TPR coding sequence and insertion of a hygromycin resistance cassette.
The next exciting moment came when Heidi Hammel, principal investigator of the HST program to study Jupiter, interrupted Gene during the evening's first press conference.