integron

Accession MOBIO:0000043
DefinitionIntegrons are genetic mechanisms that allow bacteria to adapt and evolve rapidly through the acquisition, stockpiling and differential expression of new genes. Additionally, an integron will usually contain one or more gene cassettes that have been incorporated into it.
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