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suppressor genes

Genes that have a suppressor allele or suppressor mutation which cancels the effect of a previous mutation, enabling the wild-type phenotype to be maintained or partially restored.
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  • amber suppressor tRNA genes
  • opal suppressor tRNA genes
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