Adjectives for genes

Genes adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun genes in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing GENES.

abnormal, active, additional, adjacent, affected, annotated, apoptotic, associated, autosomal, bacterial, bad, biosynthetic, candidate, causative, causing, cellular, certain, chromosomal, cloned, coding

common, complex, conserved, corresponding, critical, cytokine, defective, deleterious, dependent, developmental, different, distinct, dominant, downstream, early, encoding, endogenous, essential, eukaryotic, expressed

faulty, few, fewer, foreign, functional, globin, good, healthy, homeotic, homologous, hox, human, identical, immunoglobulin, important, imprinted, individual, inducible, inflammatory, key

late, like, linked, major, mammalian, many, mitochondrial, modified, modifier, more, most, multiple, mutant, mutated, neighboring, new, normal, novel, nuclear, numerous

only, orthologous, other, own, parental, particular, paternal, recessive, regulated, regulatory, related, relevant, resistant, responsive, ribosomal, right, rrna, same, selfish, separate

several, shared, similar, single, specific, structural, such, suppressor, therapeutic, unique, unknown, useful, various, viral

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