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(1) One of the pair-rule genes that function as genetic regulator of the expression of segment-polarity gene.

(2) The gene product of odd skipped.


Mutation in this gene affects the odd-numbered segments of the embryo, hence the name.

Symbol: odd (gene) and Odd (gene product).

See also: pair-rule gene.

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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

Just in case anyone is still needing answers, i read this man's experience of periodic gastroparesis and it sounds exactly like what the original poster described. He has included what helped him as well https://nfb.org/Images/nfb/Publications/vod/vod_23_3/vodsum0805.htm . I'm not a medi...

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by JDJ
Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:22 am
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Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
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Re: Odd mechanism for cancer

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by oldfaithful
Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:56 pm
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Topic: Odd mechanism for cancer
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by Seth90210
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by Coelacanth
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