Encyclopedia of Cancer

2009 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Insulator

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-47648-1_3074

Definition

Is a DNA sequence that acts as a barrier to the influence of neighboring genes.

 CCCTC-Binding Factor

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