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gene
used in White: The Great Pursuit

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Definition
a single segment of DNA which when combined determine inherited traits such as hair color or height
  • Valborg Svensson never would have kept her alive as long as he did unless he needed the information she gave him-namely, the genetic manipulations that completed his antivirus.
    Chapter 14 (52% in)
  • Nearly every laboratory with a genetics or drug-related research facility had been connected to Genetrix laboratories after the Centers for Disease Control and the World Health Organization's facilities had proven inadequate.
    Chapter 14 (45% in)
  • Maybe it was a genetic thing.
    Chapter 29 (29% in)

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  • Although her backdoor antivirus proved to be insufficient, Monique had brought one critical piece of information back with her: the gene manipulations she'd designed when creating the Raison Vaccine were at least one part of the antivirus.
    Chapter 14 (49% in)

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