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heterologous gene expression

Expression of a gene or genes of interest from one organism into another organism that doesn't have it. It is used for the production of biological substances (proteins, enzymes, polyketides etc.) or for other research objectives.
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  • heterologous protein expression
  • heterologous protein production
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