What is the silent gene?

The expression of genes is reduced when genes are silenced. Silent genes are found in heterochromatin, which is the region of compactness in chromatin. You can read about Gene-editing (Advantages and Concerns) – UPSC Notes (GS III) in the given link.

Further readings:

  1. Genetic Engineering – Meaning, Applications, Advantages and Challenges [UPSC Notes]
  2. Topic-Wise GS 3 Questions for UPSC Mains

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