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p53 gene

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A gene that is thought to play a role in regulating cell death or apoptosis, in suppressing tumors, in regulating the cell cycle, and in stopping the cell from dividing when the DNA is damaged.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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