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Y-linked inheritance

Y-linked inheritance

inheritance by genes on the y chromosome. Also called holandric inheritance.


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Re: need help with some home work

... the A gene from the father and thus is phenotypically recessive as it only expresses the a gene! It is possible and defects in this system of inheritance can result in disorders such as the Angelman syndrome or Prader–Willi syndrome.

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by Youngji
Sun Feb 01, 2015 1:14 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: need help with some home work
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Views: 934

Re: Mendel's Law

Before reviewing these three laws, it will be helpful to define some of the terms used in talking about Mendel's laws of inheritance. Most of these terms were invented not by Mendel, but by biologists some years after his research was originally published. Genes are the units in which ...

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by Sheppie
Wed Dec 03, 2014 7:41 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's Law
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Question about hair color and tallness inheritance

Hello there! So i dont know much about genetics yet, but im very open minded about it. The situation is my father has dark brown hair and he had a wife back then and they made two children but they divorced. Both of the children have ginger hair. My mother has very dark brown hair and my sister has ...

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by hitom
Thu Aug 07, 2014 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Question about hair color and tallness inheritance
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meiome and genome

I thought eukaryote genetic inheritance came simply from the adding together of (recombinant) haploid chromosomes in the new zygote. But there is a lot of RNA involved? A crowd of unique proteins and mRNA in addition to the chromosomes ...

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by mattw
Sun May 05, 2013 2:58 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: meiome and genome
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Views: 3361

Re: Muscular dystrophy inheritance question

Right - this is autosomal, therefore it is not Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and is not a mutation of the dystrophin gene. Thanks, I had missed that. The upper sequences look identical, while the lower sequences show two different sequences for the female (due to the N position, which shows two ...

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by jonmoulton
Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:59 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Muscular dystrophy inheritance question
Replies: 7
Views: 7357
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