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Fushi tarazu

Definition noun (1) A pair-rule gene which, together with even-skipped, plays a crucial role in the activation of the... Read More

Fushi tarazu gene

Fushi tarazu gene (Science: molecular biology) a gene found in the fruit Fly drosophila melanogaster. Normal fruit Fly... Read More

Even-skipped

Definition noun (1) One of the pair-rule genes (together with hairy and runt) directly activated by gap gene products... Read More

Helix turn helix

Helix turn helix (Science: molecular biology) a motif associated with transcription factors, allowing them to bind to and... Read More

Pair-rule gene

Definition noun A segmentation gene whose expression subdivides the embryo into a series of stripes, and sets the boundaries... Read More