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Chance

G.Q., 20th century British radiologist.

See: chance fracture. a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; what is the probability of rain?; we have a good chance of winning.


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... 1) likely a mutation (or one of your parent was having a 6th finger and had it removed and for some reason chose not to tell or ignore it) 2) 50% chance of them having it 3) It would be stupid to do it by yourself, but if you are not satisfied by your first surgery, go see a doctor to see what ...

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by BrentElmer
Fri Jan 30, 2015 7:11 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: 6 fingers
Replies: 5
Views: 5886

I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... genes together in the MHC. One of the most conspicuous properties of MHC is that that some alleles occur more frequently together than expected by chance. The non-random pairing of alleles in the MHC is called gametic or linkage disequilibrium (LD) and it is influenced by the low recombination ...

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by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
Replies: 1
Views: 1754

Evolutionary psychology

... mutation ( mutation in its broader sense) and selection to establish useful replacements. Longer the time since becoming not of use, more the chance that some useful 'mutation' takes it over.

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by Hrushikesh
Thu Dec 04, 2014 8:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary psychology
Replies: 2
Views: 1913

Are these wolves or coyotes?

... sites we've been seeing a lot of coyotes and wolves but we're not confident in our ability to tell the difference from the photos we have. Any chance somebody could help us out with these? Pictures attached below. Thanks! Ben

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by brlee
Fri Nov 14, 2014 4:11 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are these wolves or coyotes?
Replies: 4
Views: 1247

Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?

... and what not in ecology and biology. If it is enough to jump into a masters degree in one of these fields I'm not sure. You might have a better chance of doing a graduate diploma or something for a year and then jumping into a masters degree. I would definitely encourage you to get into it though. ...

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by BasicBiology
Wed Nov 05, 2014 8:56 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1220
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