transgenesis

[ trans-jen-uh-sis, tranz- ]
/ trænsˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, trænz- /

noun Biotechnology.

the transfer of human genes into animals or cultured cells, especially to produce molecules with therapeutic value.
the transfer of cloned genes to another breed or species.

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Medical definitions for transgenesis

transgenesis
[ trăns-jĕnĭ-sĭs, trănz- ]

n.

The transfer of cloned genetic material from one species or breed to another.
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