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  1. regulonnoun

    A group of genes that is regulated by the same regulatory molecule. The genes of a regulon share a common regulatory element binding site or promoter. The genes comprising a regulon may be located non-contiguously in the genome.

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  1. Regulon

    In cell biology and genetics, a regulon is a collection of genes or operons under regulation by the same regulatory protein. This term is generally used for prokaryotic systems, for example quorum sensing in bacteria. It is a group of operons/genes spread around the chromosome but controlled by a common factor or stimulus. Multiple regulons can form a modulon.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Regulon

    In eukaryotes, a genetic unit consisting of a noncontiguous group of genes under the control of a single regulator gene. In bacteria, regulons are global regulatory systems involved in the interplay of pleiotropic regulatory domains and consist of several OPERONS.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regulon in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regulon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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