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fusogenic (not comparable)
- Facilitating fusion, especially relating to cells.
2009 January 23, Thomas C. Sudhof & James E. Rothman, “Membrane Fusion: Grappling with SNARE and SM Proteins”, in Science, volume 323, number 5913, DOI:10.1126/science.1161748:
- Only a dozen or so SNARE combinations are fusogenic, corresponding to the known transport processes in the cell; hence, SNAREs can impart considerable specificity to membrane fusion.
- Of or pertaining to a fusogen.