Definition of Suppresser gene
1. Noun. A gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene).
Generic synonyms: Cistron, Factor, Gene
Specialized synonyms: Tumor Suppressor Gene
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Literary usage of Suppresser gene
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1. Novel Systems for the Study of Human Disease: From Basic Research to by OECD Staff, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope (1998)
"() first demonstrated the utility of this approach by inactivating the p53 tumour suppresser gene in mice. Animals with no functional p53 developed normally ..."