regulator gene


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regulator gene

[′reg·yə‚lād·ər ‚jēn]
(genetics)
A gene that controls the rate of transcription of one or more other genes.
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2006), the similarity between their 1,3-PD operon regulator genes could suggest an ancestral event involving horizontal transfer of this genomic region.
Repeated adeno-associated virus serotype 2 aerosol-mediated cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator gene transfer to the lungs of patients with cystic fibrosis: a multi-center, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 1 in Norway: phenotypic variation, autoantibodies, and novel mutations in the autoimmune regulator gene.
Variation in a repeat sequence determines whether a common variant of the cystic fbrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene is pathogenic or benign.
The strain also had the binary toxin genes and contained an 18-bp deletion in a toxin regulator gene (tcdC).
The Tag-It test identifies 43 of the more than 1,300 genetic variations identified by researchers in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene.
Copernicus' unique, non-viral approach to deliver the Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Regulator gene (CFTR) to CF patients' affected cells may eventually provide a long-term treatment for the disease.
s (NASDAQ: VRTX) Kalydeco (ivacaftor) for use in people with cystic fibrosis ages two and older who have one of 23 residual function mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene, the company said.
Based on the study's findings, the authors came to the conclusion that host susceptibility to Ebola virus is dependent on the delicate balance of the body's natural immune system, which can be determined by the levels of a single regulator gene.
Variation in a repeat sequence determines whether a common variant of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene is pathogenic or benign.