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gene

synonym (synonym of gene)

  • (noun.body)
    (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well a more.. (noun.body)
     

hypernym (gene IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity (noun.body)
    serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern (noun.group)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF gene relation)

  • (noun.body)
    gene that produces the same phenotype in the organism whether or not its allele identical (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    (genetics) either of a pair (or series) of alternative forms of a gene that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome and that control the more.. (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a specific gene that produces a recognizable trait and can be used in family or population studies (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    one the genes that are involved in embryologic development (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    any gene that has an effect that causes the death of the organism at any stage of life (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    any pair of genes that tend to be transmitted together (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that modifies the effect produced by another gene (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that has changed so that the normal transmission and expression of a trait is affected (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    genes that are not competitors at the same locus (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that activates the production of messenger RNA by adjacent structural genes (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that disposes normal cells to change into cancerous tumor cells (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that by itself has little effect on the phenotype but which can act together with others to produce observable variations (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a normal gene that has the potential to become an oncogene (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    gene that produces its characteristic phenotype only when its allele is identical (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that produces a repressor substance that inhibits an operator gene (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    gene that prevents a nonallele from being transcribed (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that controls the production of a specific protein or peptide (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene) (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    an exogenous gene introduced into the genome of another organism (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene located on an X chromosome (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gene located on a Y chromosome (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.body)
    a threadlike strand of DNA in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    (biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the tr more.. (noun.substance)
     

derivation (.... is derived from gene)

domain category (gene is domain category of ....)

  • (noun.cognition)
    the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the branch of biology that studies the structure and activity of macromolecules essential to life (and especially with their genetic role) (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part meronym derivation domain category cistron factor sequence dominant gene allele genetic marker homeotic gene lethal gene chromosome deoxyribonucleic acid desoxyribonucleic acid dna genetic genetical genic genetic science genetics molecular biology

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