Inducible Operon: turned on in the presence of the metabolite (ex. lac operon is turned on in the presence of lactose)
Is the lac operon inducible or repressible?
B. cannot determine
What type of protein regulates structural-gene expression as a result of glucose level?
C. cannot determine
What type of overall gene regulation occurs as a response to glucose level?
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