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Co-dominant alleles

Co-dominant alleles

two different alleles at a locus are responsible for different phenotypes.

two alleles that affect the phenotype of the heterozygote. For instance ab blood groups


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Re: Evolution of the Face and Head

... In an example where these 2 mutations lie on the same chromosome at different loci, I understand that through recombination these mutant alleles can be combined onto one chromosome. Thus lots of offspring will have both mutations.

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by Draco02
Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of the Face and Head
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What makes dominant allele dominant?

Recessive alleles usually have a loss of function, means they are not producing a functional protein.

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by josem
Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:13 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: What makes dominant allele dominant?
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What makes dominant allele dominant?

Recessive alleles usually have a loss of function means they are not producing a functional protein.

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by josem
Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:12 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
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What makes dominant allele dominant?

You can have tens of alleles (often you do in a population). How do you imagine effect of two recessive alleles?

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by JackBean
Mon Mar 10, 2014 3:45 pm
 
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Topic: What makes dominant allele dominant?
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Microevolution verus Macroevolution

Evolution is defined as variation in the frequencies of alleles, where an allele is a specific iteration of a given gene. Microevolution is defined as variations in the frequencies of alleles below species level, in a population of organisms. Macroevolution ...

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by hackenslash
Thu Mar 06, 2014 8:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Microevolution verus Macroevolution
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