Silencing

What is Silencing?

Silencing definition and meaning on Health terms:
Silencing refers to the ability of a cell to prevent the expression of a certain gene. Methods used to silence genes are increasingly being used in the laboratory to produce therapies against diseases, such as cancers, infectious diseases, and neurodegenerative disorders by selectively turning off specific genes in diseased tissues.

 

reference: https://www.eupati.eu/glossary/

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