plasmagene
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1939 a self-replicating extranuclear determiner of hereditary characteristics

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  • plasmagène — [ plasmaʒɛn ] n. m. et adj. • 1963; de plasma et gène 1 ♦ Biol. Particule cytoplasmique déterminant certains caractères héréditaires selon un mode non mendélien. 2 ♦ Adj. Phys. Qui engendre un plasma (2o). ⇒PLASMAGÈNE, subst. masc. GÉNÉT.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • plasmagene — [plaz′mə jēn΄] n. 〚 PLASMA + GENE〛 any cytoplasmic structure or substance thought to carry inherited characteristics to a subsequent generation but not in a Mendelian manner plasmagenic [plaz΄məjen′ik] adj. * * * plas·ma·gene (plăzʹmə jēn ) n …   Universalium

  • plasmagene — [plaz′mə jēn΄] n. [ PLASMA + GENE] any cytoplasmic structure or substance thought to carry inherited characteristics to a subsequent generation but not in a Mendelian manner plasmagenic [plaz΄məjen′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • plasmagene — plazmagenas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Genas, esantis citoplazmos organoiduose (mitochondrijose, plastidėse). atitikmenys: angl. plasmagene rus. плазмаген ryšiai: sinonimas – nebranduolinis genas …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • plasmagene — n. [Gr. plasma, formed or molded; gennaein, to produce] A genetic factor located in the cytoplasm, rather than in the nucleus; a plasmid; a plane …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • plasmagene — A determinant of an inherited character located in the cytoplasm. SYN: cytogene. [plasma + gene] * * * plas·ma·gene .jēn n an extranuclear determiner of hereditary characteristics with a capacity for replication similar to that of a nuclear gene …   Medical dictionary

  • plasmagene — plas·ma·gene …   English syllables

  • plasmagene — /ˈplæzmədʒin/ (say plazmuhjeen) noun a protein particle in the cytoplasm of a cell; believed to affect heredity …   Australian English dictionary

  • plasmagene — …   Useful english dictionary

  • plasmagenă — PLASMAGÉNĂ, plasmagene s.f. (biol.) Genă din citoplasmă. – Din fr. plasmagène. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  PLASMAGÉNĂ s. v. citogenă. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  plasmagénă s. f., g. d …   Dicționar Român

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