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Descriptor in English: Regulon
Descriptor in Spanish: Regulón
Descriptor in Portuguese: Regulon
Descriptor in French: Régulon
Entry term(s): Regulons
Tree number(s): G05.360.340.024.742
Scope note: In eukaryotes, a genetic unit consisting of a noncontiguous group of genes under the control of a single regulator gene. In bacteria, regulons are global regulatory systems involved in the interplay of pleiotropic regulatory domains and consist of several OPERONS.
Annotation: in bacteria, coord IM with specific bacterium /genet (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 94
DeCS UI: 31089
Descriptor UI: D018085
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/03
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Regulon - Preferred
Concept UI M0027279
Scope note In eukaryotes, a genetic unit consisting of a noncontiguous group of genes under the control of a single regulator gene. In bacteria, regulons are global regulatory systems involved in the interplay of pleiotropic regulatory domains and consist of several OPERONS.
Preferred term Regulon
Entry term(s) Regulons



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