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Expected

in probability theory and statistics, interchangeable with mean or average; it need not be a probable or even possible value. For instance, the expected number of children in completed families may be 2.53, but that is not a possible size of any actual family.


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Re: 6 fingers

... beyond the little finger (which is called ulnar hexadactyly) or out beyond the thumb (radial hexadactyly) or, finally, between two of the normally expected fingers (intercalary hexadactyly). Far and away the most frequent form of hexadactyly is ulnar (postaxial) hexadactyly. Next comes radial (preaxial) ...

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by BrentElmer
Fri Jan 30, 2015 7:10 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: 6 fingers
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Views: 5997

China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified

... and the promise of billions in sales. U.S. regulators have given the green light for Dow’s Enlist corn and soybeans, while final approval is expected shortly for Monsanto’s new Xtend cotton and soybean systems. There is, however, a potential problem: China. The marketing of new biotech seeds ...

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by Sheppie
Mon Jan 19, 2015 11:59 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified
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Views: 503

I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... having the 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: 1915

Genetics Pedigree Help Required

... and assign genotypes of affected and unaffected individuals.) Is this hearing loss trait X-linked recessive? Justify your answer based on expected genotypes if this were the inheritance pattern. Is this hearing loss trait X-linked dominant? Justify your answer based on expected genotypes ...

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by TheBell
Fri Mar 21, 2014 8:49 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics Pedigree Help Required
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Views: 3982

Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis

... overlapping the translation start site, as well as one directed at the exon-intron junction in the homeobox. These two independent morpholinos are expected to disrupt Nv eve activity and indeed result in comparable phenotypes." http://elife.elifesciences.org/content/3/e01440

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by jonmoulton
Fri Mar 07, 2014 5:57 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis
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