Dictionary » F » F1 generation

F1 generation

Definition

noun

(genetics) The first filial generation, which is comprised of offspring(s) resulting from a cross between strains of distinct genotypes.


Supplement

The F1 generation is the generation resulting immediately from a cross of the first set of parents (parental generation).


Compare: F2 generation


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... and till now ES cell lines are available from rodents , rabbits , pigs , primates and, significantly, an ever-increasing number from humans. The generation of human ES cell lines once became very controversial, with strong objections concerning the use of human embryos in scientific research ...

See entire post
by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
Replies: 0
Views: 35

Upcoming Workshop: A Beginner's Guide to NGS Data Analysis

... Analyses When? 9. - 13. March 2015 Where? Leipzig, Germany Scope and Topics The purpose of this workshop is to get a deeper understanding in Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) with a special focus on bioinformatics issues. Additionally, all workshop participants should be enabled to perform important ...

See entire post
by ecSeq
Fri Jan 23, 2015 5:44 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Upcoming Workshop: A Beginner's Guide to NGS Data Analysis
Replies: 0
Views: 122

China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified

... There is a new era in weed management fast approaching farmers. Monsanto and competitor Dow AgroSciences are on the verge of introducing the next generation of herbicide-resistant corn, soybeans and cotton — genetically modified seeds representing hundreds of millions of dollars in research and ...

See entire post
by Sheppie
Mon Jan 19, 2015 11:59 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified
Replies: 0
Views: 271

I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... with varying functions. It has been proposed that the MHC region is an immunologic gene cluster, as many of the gene products are involved in the generation of the immune response. This could be due to for instance facilitated co-evolution of genes, co-regulation of gene expression, or gene conversion ...

See entire post
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: 1303

Re: Mendel's Law

... Mendel, but by biologists some years after his research was originally published. Genes are the units in which characteristics are passed from one generation to the next. For example, a plant with red flowers must carry a gene for that characteristic. A gene for any given characteristic may occur ...

See entire post
by Sheppie
Wed Dec 03, 2014 7:41 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's Law
Replies: 2
Views: 1824
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 12:54, 28 July 2009. This page has been accessed 185,441 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link