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Mating

The pairing of male and female for the purpose of reproduction.


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... Hypothesis . Other ideas have been proposed also. A recent publication in PLoS Computational Biology proposes that menopause is a side effect of mating choices by males for younger females. See: Morton RA, Stone JR, Singh RS (2013) Mate Choice and the Origin of Menopause. PLoS Comput Biol 9(6): ...

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by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 9:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 22
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Natural Selection

... selection. A. natural selection: genetic engineering; artificial selection: demands placed on the brain. B. natural selection: individual mating choice; artificial selection: diseases. C. natural selection: diseases; artificial selection: genetic engineering. D. natural selection: demands ...

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by 1357
Mon Nov 25, 2013 6:47 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural Selection
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Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki

... Hypothesis . Other ideas have been proposed also. A recent publication in PLoS Computational Biology proposes that menopause is a side effect of mating choices by males for younger females. See: Morton RA, Stone JR, Singh RS (2013) Mate Choice and the Origin of Menopause. PLoS Comput Biol 9(6): ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Tue Oct 15, 2013 12:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 22
Views: 5770

Population genetics - make inferences from allele frequency

... is 0.75 or 0.5, can you make any inference about something like dominant-recessive relationship or lethal homozygotes? I assume random mating (no sexual selection), diploid, no drift (genetically well connected) or something that meets Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium assumptions. Thanks!

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by Young
Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:52 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Population genetics - make inferences from allele frequency
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Views: 813

Do chromosomses ever get competitive?

... dominant gene express itself no matter the concentration of recessive genes. let us consider a homozygous ( two same allele) green parent mating with a homozygous (two same allele) yellow mother. the offspring is always green. because green in always dominant. The default color of the ...

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by balamurugan3
Sat Aug 10, 2013 3:37 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do chromosomses ever get competitive?
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