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oncogene
American English: /ˈɑnkoʊˌdʒin/
British English: /ˈɒŋkə(ʊ)dʒiːn/

Translation of oncogene in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Thus the presence of p53 mutation may trigger precipitate the derailment of the cell cycle machinery, rendering cells susceptible to additional aberrations in other important oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes.
    • Recent studies have been investigating these conditions for the presence of specific translocations and the expression of oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes.
    • This mechanism has been shown to be operational in the case of various oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.