intergenic
adj. [L. inter, between; Gr. genos, race]
Changes involving more than one gene.

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  • intergenic — in·ter·ge·nic jē nik adj occurring between genes: involving more than one gene <intergenic suppression> <intergenic change> …   Medical dictionary

  • intergenic — adjective Describing the noncoding sections of nucleic acid between genes …   Wiktionary

  • intergenic — in·ter·genic …   English syllables

  • intergenic suppression — intergenic suppression. См. экстрагенная супрессия. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • intergenic reversion — intergenic reversion. См. экстрагенная супрессия. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Intergenic region — An Intergenic region is a stretch of DNA sequences located between clusters of genes that contain few or no genes. Occasionally some intergenic DNA acts to control genes close by, but most of it has no currently known function. It is one of the… …   Wikipedia

  • intergenic suppression — Compare intragenic suppression. The situation where a primary gene and the gene that suppresses it do not lie in the same chromosomal locus …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • intergenic region — noun DNA sequences located between genes that comprise a large percentage of the human genome with no known function …   Wiktionary

  • intergenic spacer — noun A non transcribed length of DNA separating repeated lengths of DNA containing genes encoding ribosomal rRNA with transcribed spacers …   Wiktionary

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