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cancer gene

noun
1.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80
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Examples for cancer gene
  • The researchers took millions of cells and put a cancer gene into each of them.
  • Hood's group is also trying to find its first prostate-cancer gene, perhaps before the end of the year.
  • Scientists say they believe they have uncovered a crucial step in the process by which a common cancer gene triggers malignancy.

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