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Artificial Selection

artificial selection

More commonly known as selective Breeding, where professionals study the genotype and phenotype of parent organisms in the hope of producing a hybrid that possesses many of the desirable characteristics found in their parents.


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Natural Selection

I would say, Natural selection: Diseases Artificial selection: Genetic engineering

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by supersapien
Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural Selection
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Natural Selection

Sounds good. The question kind of stretches the term of artificial selection, but it's still the best choice.

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by Darby
Tue Nov 26, 2013 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural Selection
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Natural Selection

... the future. Name one factor that would exert influence through natural selection and one factor that would exert influence through artificial selection. A. natural selection: genetic engineering; artificial selection: demands ...

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by 1357
Mon Nov 25, 2013 6:47 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural Selection
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The Selfish Gene

... he's just pointing out that it can happen at the gene level as well. Selection, whether natural or artificial, is less about a will to survive than it is about cause and effect. If a certain ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Nov 16, 2013 6:50 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Selfish Gene
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... for the treatment and cure of cancer is described. Caution Neither the selection of specific agents and drugs, nor the determination of the optimal ... type H drugs is temporarily to overload the normal signals and order an artificial system-wide cessation of all normal cell division in the body. ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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