transactivate

transactivate

[tran-sak-tuh-veyt, -zak-]
verb (used with object), transactivated, transactivating.
to activate the replication of (a viral gene) through the presence of a gene at another locus, especially following a viral infection.

transactivation, noun
transactivator, noun
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