Medical Definition of Active repressor

1. A repressor that combines directly with an operator gene to repress the operator and its structural genes, thus repressing protein synthesis; active repressor may be repressed by an inducer, with resulting protein synthesis; a homeostatic mechanism for regulation of inducible enzyme systems. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Active Repressor

active matrices
active matrix
active matrix screen
active metal
active methionine
active methyl
active movement
active mutant
active placebo
active power
active powers
active principle
active prophylaxis
active psychoanalysis
active pyruvate
active repressor (current term)
active site
active splint
active succinate
active sulfate
active transport
active treatment
active trust
active vasoconstriction
active vasodilation
active vocabulary
active voice
active volcano
actively
activeness

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