Of, relating to, or denoting an organism that contains genetic material into which DNA from an unrelated organism has been artificially introduced.
More example sentences
- Also the genetic background in common laboratory and transgenic mice affects the phenotype.
- Yet surely we should not be patenting whole life forms, such as transgenic mice or cotton plants?
- The development of transgenic mice has opened up new possibilities for mutagenicity testing in small animal models.
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