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Genes, Switch MeSH Descriptor Data 2023

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Genes, Switch
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Scope Note
Genes that cause the epigenotype (i.e., the interrelated developmental pathways through which the adult organism is realized) to switch to an alternate cell lineage-related pathway. Switch complexes control the expression of normal functional development as well as oncogenic transformation.
Entry Term(s)
Switch Complexes
Switch Genes
Switching Complex
Switching Complexes
Previous Indexing
Genes, Structural (1977-1987)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under GENES, REGULATOR 1988-90
History Note
91(88); was see under GENES, REGULATOR 1988-90
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Genes, Switch Preferred
Switch Complexes Broader
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