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Variant of repressor..
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Noun1.represser - an agent that represses
agent - an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect; "their research uncovered new disease agents"
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Sassone-Corsi, "Adrenergic signals direct rhythmic expression of transcriptional represser CREM in the pineal gland," Nature, vol.
When Jews became more integrated into American society and Israel's reputation became tarnished as the invader of Lebanon and represser of Palestinians in the Occupied Territories, Allen repudiated Jewish traits and values, as Jeffrey Rubin-Dorsky's article shows, in favor of a deeply personal artistic vision that despite its cinematic inventiveness has offended all but the most ardent of his fans.