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searching for Phenotypic trait 31 found (55 total)

alternate case: phenotypic trait

Reaction norm (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

reaction norms relative to a particular phenotypic trait and environment variable. For every genotype, phenotypic trait, and environmental variable, a different
Polygene (1,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
group of non-epistatic genes that interact additively to influence a phenotypic trait, thus contributing to multiple-gene inheritance (polygenic inheritance
Genetic architecture (1,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Genetic architecture is the underlying genetic basis of a phenotypic trait and its variational properties. Phenotypic variation for quantitative traits
Genetic association (900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is when one or more genotypes within a population co-occur with a phenotypic trait more often than would be expected by chance occurrence. Studies of
Spandrel (biology) (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In evolutionary biology, a spandrel is a phenotypic trait that is a byproduct of the evolution of some other characteristic, rather than a direct product
Biological thermodynamics (1,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the question of whether the benefit associated with any particular phenotypic trait is worth the energy investment it requires. German-British medical
Complex segregation analysis (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is evidence that a major gene underlies the distribution of a given phenotypic trait. CSA also provides evidence to whether the implicated trait is inherited
Quantitative trait locus (3,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
locus (QTL) is a region of DNA which is associated with a particular phenotypic trait, which varies in degree and which can be attributed to polygenic effects
Key innovation (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also known as an adaptive breakthrough or key adaptation, is a novel phenotypic trait that allows subsequent radiation and success of a taxonomic group.
Cline (biology) (3,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in the process potentially creating a gradient in a genotypic or phenotypic trait. Such clines in characters can not be maintained through selection
Antagonistic pleiotropy hypothesis (2,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pleiotropy is the phenomenon where one gene controls for more than one phenotypic trait in an organism. Antagonistic pleiotropy is when one gene controls for
Green-beard effect (1,666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
toward individuals who share a gene that is expressed by a specific phenotypic trait. Some authors also note that the green-beard effects can include "spite"
Phenotypic integration (1,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most efficient functions. The fitness of a particular value for one phenotypic trait frequently depends on the value of the other phenotypic traits, making
Gene pool (578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
individuals in a population are identical with regard to a particular phenotypic trait, the population is said to be 'monomorphic'. When the individuals show
Metaphenomics (541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dose-response curves from a variety of experiments, and is applicable to any phenotypic trait and many environmental variables. Core of the method used in metaphenomics
Disruptive selection (2,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disruptive selection is supporting two morphs, specifically when the phenotypic trait affects fitness rather than mate choice. In both situations, one where
Directional selection (1,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genetic selection: on each graph, the x-axis variable is the type of phenotypic trait and the y-axis variable is the amount of organisms. Group A is the
Bateman-Mukai method (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ensures that researches can select for organisms that do not exhibit the phenotypic trait of the balancer gene, which in turn means that only wild type chromosomes
Glossary of genetics (16,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
another allele at the same locus; the first allele and its associated phenotypic trait are said to be dominant, and the second allele and its associated trait
Oligogenic inheritance (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phenotypic trait whose inheritance depends on multiple genes, with one having dominant influence
Fitness landscape (1,894 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
third kind of fitness landscape, each dimension represents a different phenotypic trait. Under the assumptions of quantitative genetics, these phenotypic dimensions
Behavioral plasticity (1,733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plasticity. Potential plasticity refers to the ability of a given phenotypic trait to vary in its response to variation in stimuli, experiences, or environmental
Susan Lindquist (2,710 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
S. (1996). "Support for the Prion Hypothesis for Inheritance of a Phenotypic Trait in Yeast". Science. 273 (5275): 622–626. Bibcode:1996Sci...273..622P
Environmental factor (3,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
influences by many environmental effects. In this context, a phenotype (or phenotypic trait) can be viewed as any definable and measurable characteristic of an
Genetic rescue (1,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"when population fitness, inferred from some demographic vital rate or phenotypic trait, increases by more than can be attributed to the demographic contribution
Allochronic speciation (6,593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
probability of mating can also be proportional to breeding values (phenotypic trait expressed as the trait of tis offspring) for reproductive time in the
Pharmacogenomics (6,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
individual genotype. However, several genetic events can influence a same phenotypic trait, and establishing genotype-to-phenotype relationships can thus be far
Media naturalness theory (3,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
communication ambiguity. To say that our genes influence the formation of a phenotypic trait (i.e., a biological trait that defines a morphological, behavioral
Evolution of ageing (6,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resultant relationship between two traits is negative. It's when one phenotypic trait positively affects current reproduction at the expense of accelerated
Mark Westoby (2,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Westfall A, Westoby M. (2020). "A synthesis of bacterial and archaeal phenotypic trait data". Scientific Data. 7: 170 – via Nature.com.CS1 maint: multiple
Glossary of botanical terms (27,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pitcher plants, in which they trap their prey. key innovation A novel phenotypic trait that allows subsequent evolutionary radiation and success of a taxonomic