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regulator genes

Genes which control the activity of other genes by coding for proteins (repressors or activators) or RNAs which regulate gene expression or a physiological process in an organism.
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  • response regulator genes
  • transcriptional regulator genes
  • regulatory genes
  • gene regulators
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