Gene doping



noun
1.
a form of drug abuse in sport in which genetic material is injected into muscle to enhance performance or stimulate muscle growth

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Gene dosage compensation

    gene dosage compensation n. The putative mechanism that adjusts the X-linked phenotypes of males and females to compensate for the haploid state in males and the diploid state in females.

  • Gene-flow

    noun, Ecology. 1. the alteration of the frequencies of alleles of particular genes in a population, resulting from interbreeding with organisms from another population having different frequencies. noun 1. the movement and exchange of genes between interbreeding populations



  • Gene-frequency

    noun 1. the frequency of occurrence or proportions of different alleles of a particular gene in a given population. noun 1. the frequency of occurrence of a particular allele in a population

  • Gene library

    noun 1. a collection of gene clones that represents the genetic material of an organism: used in genetic engineering Also called gene bank



Disclaimer: Gene doping definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.