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gen

Translation of gen in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Éste gen podría transmitirse a bacterias que viven en el tracto intestinal.
  • Los individuos que posean las dos copias del gen son los que verdaderamente la sufren.
  • "Todas tenían el gen ""gag""."

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