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Guinea pig

Guinea pig --> cavia porcellus

a rodent with a very short tail that is not visible externally; native to south America, where it is raised for food; used widely as a laboratory animal in bacteriologic, pathologic, and pharmacologic research.

Synonym: Cavy.

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Sex-linked vs autosomal??

... which is recessive, and having only the recessive copies will make the guinea pig albino. The female parents had two copies (one on each X chromosome) (X^a,X^a) while the ...

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by Eous
Wed Oct 13, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Sex-linked vs autosomal??
Replies: 2
Views: 6061

Genetic Diagram!

Is this right? Please can someone have a look at it? In guinea pigs, hair length and colour are controlled by two genes on different chromosomes. The hair may ...

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by bearcub
Tue Apr 14, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic Diagram!
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Views: 3215

Re: genetics problem about gametes, phenotype, genotype

... individuals AaBb AABBCc and so on.. how do u work that out?? the guinea pig one is easy enough using punnet squares.. but i just always get confused with the above ...

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by danni1708
Thu Oct 30, 2008 1:02 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: genetics problem about gametes, phenotype, genotype
Replies: 5
Views: 12603

Potential relationship between non-enzymatic antioxidants

... from isolated Leydig cells in culture. Highly enriched populations of guinea pig Leydig cells were isolated using a method that employed enzymatic dissociation and Percoll ...

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by ianjager
Thu Sep 18, 2008 5:08 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Potential relationship between non-enzymatic antioxidants
Replies: 2
Views: 9237

"Twenty questions"-biology game

yes its a guinea pig YOU GOT IT! W00T!!! your turn

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by onexsoul
Thu Feb 21, 2008 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
Replies: 771
Views: 341839
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