TITLE

operon

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1524
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "operon" is presented. The term refers to a portion of the chromosome in prokaryotic cells that encodes an aspect of metabolism and the regulatory genes that promote or inhibit its expression. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21238449

 

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