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Search Results for: phenotype ratio

Phenotype

Phenotype refers to the observable characteristics of an organism as a multifactorial consequence of genetic traits and... Read More

Incomplete dominance

Incomplete Dominance Definition After Gregor Mendel discovered inheritance laws, the term ''incomplete dominance'' was... Read More

Phenotype ratio

Definition noun (genetics) The ratio of the offspring determined through their phenotype as predicted from a test... Read More

Genotype

Reviewed by: Mary Anne Clark, PhD Genotype and Phenotype The contrasting terms genotype and phenotype are used... Read More

Polygenic inheritance

Reviewed by: Mary Anne Clark, PhD Definition noun A non-Mendelian pattern of inheritance in which a particular... Read More

Phenotypic ratio

Definition noun (genetics) Pattern of offspring distribution according to phenotype (i.e. observable... Read More

Polygenic trait

Polygenic trait definition Polygenic trait refers to a trait that is controlled by multiple non-allelic genes. These genes... Read More

Genotypic ratio

Definition noun Pattern of offspring distribution according to genotype (i.e. the genetic constitution determining the... Read More

Test cross

Definition noun Crossing an organism with dominant genotype to a recessive homozygote for a specific phenotype in order to... Read More

Phenotype frequency

A ratio stating the number of times a specific phenotype occurs in a population in a single... Read More

Molecular patterns of sex determination in the animal kingdom: a comparative study of the biology of reproduction

Molecular patterns of sex determination in the animal kingdom: a comparative study of the biology of reproduction Panagiota... Read More

Second filial generation

Definition noun (genetics) The filial generation comprised of offspring(s) resulting from a cross between two individuals... Read More