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Re: Evolution of the Face and Head

If 2 advantageous mutations (A and B) arise in a population, I understand that an individual with A could mate with a B mutant. Some of their offspring could have both mutations. In an example where these 2 mutations lie on the same chromosome at different loci, I understand that through recombination ...

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by Draco02
Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of the Face and Head
Replies: 5
Views: 5216

Need some help in this bio question

... 2) Using the cross in the previous question, if you allowed plants with round leaves from the F1 generation to self-fertilize, could you obtain offspring (F2 plants) with the genotype AA? If so, which proportion would you expect? a) 0, you could not get this genotype b) 1/4 would be AA c) 1/2 ...

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by bradnoell
Thu Feb 05, 2015 2:33 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need some help in this bio question
Replies: 0
Views: 328

Re: The evolution of facilitation and semelparity

... Typically such a species will be growing throughout its life and reproducing only near the end of its life cycle, producing a large number of offspring in one bout. Naturally due to the short life cycle there is no overlap of generations, and the the only investment in each offspring is in ...

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by Youngji
Sun Jan 11, 2015 11:55 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The evolution of facilitation and semelparity
Replies: 3
Views: 947

Re: Please read! About life history strategies!

... such a species will be semelparous, growing throughout its life and reproducing only near the end of its life cycle, producing a large number of offspring in one bout. Naturally due to the short life cycle there is no overlap of generations, and the the only investment in each offspring is in ...

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by Youngji
Sun Jan 11, 2015 11:30 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Please read! About life history strategies!
Replies: 2
Views: 996

I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... impossible in a child from this mating. Even though the father has C, d, and e genes, the Cde and cde on each chromosome are always transmitted to offspring together. - 31 - Medical Biology and Genetics Winter term 2014/2015 HLA system The human HLA system referred to as MHC (major histocompatibility ...

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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: 1752
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