Lac Operon


Gene, Lac

Gene, LacZ

Genes, Lac

Genes, LacZ

Lac Gene

Lac Genes

Lac Operons

LacZ Gene

LacZ Genes

Lactose Operon

Lactose Operons

Operon, Lac

Operon, Lactose

Operons, Lac

Operons, Lactose

The genetic unit consisting of three structural genes, an operator and a regulatory gene. The regulatory gene controls the synthesis of the three structural genes: BETA-GALACTOSIDASE and beta-galactoside permease (involved with the metabolism of lactose), and beta-thiogalactoside acetyltransferase.