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Multiple gene


noun, plural: multiple genes

A polygene, i.e. a group consisting of different genes responsible for a particular phenotype or trait



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how are genes the unit of replication?

Thanks, Jack. So, yes, if it's one gene=one trait, then there is no confusion, but when multiple genes need to be replicated together to pass on a trait, I still don't get how they do that. ...

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by johnkq
Thu Jan 30, 2014 12:25 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: how are genes the unit of replication?
Replies: 2
Views: 508

miRNA-mediated competing endogenous RNAs (ceRNAs) networks

... and pathological processes, such as cancer. (Salmena et al. 2011 Cell). Multiple classes of ncRNAs (lncRNAs, circRNAs, pseudogenes) and protein-coding mRNAs function as key ceRNAs and to regulate the expression of mRNAs ...

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by rnaworld2110
Sun Dec 15, 2013 9:29 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: miRNA-mediated competing endogenous RNAs (ceRNAs) networks
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Re: How

multiple gene insertion by conventional transformation is very time consuming and required selectable marker genes :( . So ...

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by Helics
Tue Oct 29, 2013 8:52 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How
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Re: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... about a website before I post its links as sources. Dot edu sources are generally good. http://www.mywot.com/en/scorecard/ucsb.edu 2. C-value paradox ... sense in a Darwinian world-view. For example: eyes supposedly evolved multiple times independently, but DNA sequencing revealed that the genes ...

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by wildfunguy
Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:49 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
Replies: 6
Views: 3027

Re: Is complexity inevitable?

... can fix it and to be able to adapt to the unexpected (immune system, epigenetics). So I think that simpler systems are far more delicate than complex ... means multiplicity and/or variety. A complex of buildings consists of multiple buildings. A complex process has many unique and highly specific ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Sep 26, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
Replies: 16
Views: 4652
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