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Twins

twins, dizygotic

Two offspring produced in the same pregnancy from separate ova fertilised at the same time.


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Re: Which has a greater impact of evolution, mutations or genet

... allele. Genetic recombination results in rearrangement of genes leading to progeny having a new and unique combination of genes (except identical twins). You also have to be careful when you say that "in populations of organisms that reproduce asexually mutations are the only source of variability ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 31, 2014 2:26 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Which has a greater impact of evolution, mutations or genet
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Is talent inherited?

I still don't get the twins example, but I think he mistype'd. P.S. I'm not lurking 24/7. I was just happening to check for answers at the right moment. Oh... I thought you were stalking me. :( Oh..... Looks like you got me.......... ...

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by Banderi
Wed Oct 22, 2014 2:46 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is talent inherited?
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Re: Is talent inherited?

As I said before, there is no such thing as "equal cerebral health". Not even in twins - identical genetics + different epigenetics. ...there is nothing innate within the intellectual capability of a person like talents, inclinations or inherited abilities. ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Oct 22, 2014 1:29 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is talent inherited?
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Is talent inherited?

Being right- or left-handed is actually one of the best examples of upbringing. Genetically identical twins have exactly equal cerebral health, as in, brains with identical biological structure - therefore, no difference at the moment of birth. Absolutely *all* of their differences ...

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by Banderi
Mon Oct 13, 2014 11:10 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is talent inherited?
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Re: Is talent inherited?

As I said before, there is no such thing as "equal cerebral health". Not even in twins - identical genetics + different epigenetics. ...there is nothing innate within the intellectual capability of a person like talents, inclinations or inherited abilities. ...

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by Cat
Sun Oct 12, 2014 7:56 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is talent inherited?
Replies: 38
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