Stimulon vs Regulon - What's the difference?

stimulon | regulon |

Stimulon is a see also of regulon.


As nouns the difference between stimulon and regulon

is that stimulon is (genetics) a system of genes that are regulated by the same stimulus while regulon is a group of genes that is regulated by the same regulatory molecule the genes of a regulon share a common regulatory element binding site or promoter the genes comprising a regulon may be located non-contiguously in the genome.

stimulon

English

Noun

(wikipedia stimulon) (en noun)
  • (genetics) A system of genes that are regulated by the same stimulus
  • See also

    *operon *regulon

    regulon

    English

    Noun

    (regulons)
  • A group of genes that is regulated by the same regulatory molecule. The genes of a regulon share a common regulatory element binding site or promoter. The genes comprising a regulon may be located non-contiguously in the genome.
  • See also

    * operon * stimulon

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