gene derepression

gene derepression

a GENE that is activated, or expressed, (see GENE EXPRESSION after having previously been deactivated, or repressed (see GENE REPRESSION).
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Longer anti-miRs to miR-122 were more effective than shorter anti-miRs as measured by target gene derepression and impact on cholesterol levels (anti-miR-122 has been shown to reduce levels of LDL cholesterol).