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trans·gene

 (trăns′jēn′, trănz′-)
n.
A gene used in transgenesis.

transgene

(ˈtrænzˌdʒiːn)
n
(Genetics) genetics a gene that is transferred from an organism of one species to an organism of another species by genetic engineering
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Noun1.transgene - an exogenous gene introduced into the genome of another organism
cistron, gene, factor - (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity; "genes were formerly called factors"
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James Wilson described findings of severe toxicity in nonhuman primates and piglets following an intravenous injection of an AAVhu68 vector carrying a human SMN transgene at a dose similar to that employed in the SMA clinical trial.
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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) and Transgene today announced a new clinical research collaboration to evaluate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of Transgenes investigational therapeutic vaccine TG4010 in combination with Bristol-Myers Squibbs Opdivo (nivolumab) + standard chemotherapy (CT) as a first-line treatment for advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients whose tumors have low or undetectable levels of PD-L1.
Surprisingly, the scientists found that keeping worms at 25 degrees for five generations led to the transgene activity being maintained for at least 14 generations even after the worms were returned to cooler conditions.
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The sale by Transgene of its production asset was the last step of the company's reorganization initiated in June 2015.
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