bacteriocinogen

bacteriocinogen

[bak‚tir·ē·ə′sin·ə·jən]
(genetics)
A plasmid deoxyribonucleic acid found in some strains of bacteria which specifies production of a bacteriocin, an antibiotic for some other bacteria.
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