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designer gene

a gene altered or created by genetic engineering, especially for use in gene therapy.
Origin of designer gene
1980-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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designer gene  
A gene created or modified by genetic engineering. Designer genes can help produce particular substances needed for research or medical treatment.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
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