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Mendelian inheritance

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(genetics) A set of principles based on the generalizations of Gregor Mendel regarding the transmission of genetic characters from parent organisms to their offspring through his scientific and cautious breeding experiments on pea plants. His findings were presented and published in a two-part paper, Experiments on Plant Hybridization in 1860s. His significant contributions were the cornerstone of genetics.


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Re: Are evolution and creationism mutually exclusive???

... one certainty- decay. Natural selection really is quite genius as is Mendelian inheritance such that different organisms can adapt to the environment to ensure the survival ...

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by jinx25
Mon Oct 08, 2012 1:19 am
 
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Protein Synthesis/DNA replication question. PLEASE HELP

... can be stored in the cytoplasm for the future. Look up RNA-mediated non-mendelian inheritance. 5. Also look up Asymmetric inheritance.

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by Cat
Mon Nov 07, 2011 6:00 pm
 
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Inheritance pattern

I think is sort of Non Mendelian Inheritance. But still dint get to draw out which 1 is it. Not lazy, but rushing.

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by magicsiew
Wed Nov 24, 2010 2:35 am
 
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Topic: Inheritance pattern
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Deviation from Mendelian Genetics

what paper? Edit: Remember that mendelian genetics deals with inheritance, but dominance is dealing with expression of genes so you might have some epigenetic effects ...

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by mith
Fri Jan 22, 2010 6:36 am
 
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Homework Question

... glabrous plant. All of the F1 progeny are glabrous . Assuming simple Mendelian inheritance, what are the expected phenotypic frequencies resulting from a monohybrid cross ...

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Tue Nov 17, 2009 4:19 pm
 
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