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  • genes
  • This cross-cancer site, pooled analysis was performed to increase the power to detect common variants of DNA repair genes associated with cancer susceptibility. (nih.gov)
  • Scientists provide evidence of direct cross-regulatory feedback, or cross-talk, between Nanog and Hox genes. (fastsixpack.com)
  • Genetic crosses between Plasmodium falciparum lines with distinct phenotypes have supported the identification of genes involved in malaria drug resistance, immune evasion, host infection, and disease pathogenesis. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Genetic researchers Zsuzsanna Izsvák and Zoltán Ivics discovered a fish transposon sequence that, despite being dormant for 15 million years, could be resurrected as a vector for introducing foreign genes into the vertebrate genomes, including those of humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the transfer of a number of genes from these organelles to the nucleus prevents them from living independently, each still possesses genetic material in the form of double stranded DNA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its discovery was based on studying its genetic behavior, i.e., "jumping genes" in maize and published by Barbara McClintock, leading to her 1983 Nobel Prize in Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ac/Ds prefer to transpose to nearby genes, affording a way to mutagenize those regions of the genome, and by subsequent genetic crosses, remove the Ac that causes new mutants and instability of a Ds mutant. (wikipedia.org)
  • By irradiating the transformed organism with UV light after plasmid transfer, Prof. Chakrabarty discovered a method for genetic cross-linking that fixed all four plasmid genes in place and produced a new, stable, bacterial species (now called Pseudomonas putida) capable of consuming oil one or two orders of magnitude faster than the previous four strains of oil-eating microbes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The genetic basis of coat colour in the Labrador Retriever (a highly popular breed of dog) has been studied in detail, and found to depend on several distinct genes. (wikipedia.org)
  • These individual genes do not act independently of each other, and their interaction in affecting the trait of coat colour is used to demonstrate the genetic principle of epistasis, where multiple genes affect a single trait. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initial genetic studies of coat colour in dogs published in the 1950s concluded that there were two main genes involved, one distinguishing blacks from browns, and the other distinguishing blacks from reds and yellows. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 1977 study using crosses within a population of purebred Labradors showed the involvement of two specific genes in production of the three main coat colours of Labradors and described the underlying genetics of these colour varieties. (wikipedia.org)
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  • molecular
  • More broadly though, this structure presents a picture of the intimate interactions between the subunits in the actinin dimer, providing a framework to better understand the molecular details of actin cross-linking and its regulation in all actinins and perhaps in spectrins too. (springer.com)
  • We show that these molecular changes in the brain are connected to underlying genetic causes, but we don't yet understand the mechanisms by which these genetic factors would lead to these changes," Geschwind said in a university news release. (ahealthyme.com)
  • Integration of molecular data generated by microsatellite panels recommended by FAO around the world should be initiated in order to accomplish objectives stated in the Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources. (wcgalp.org)
  • single nucleotide po
  • We conducted a cross-cancer analysis of 60,297 single nucleotide polymorphisms, at 229 DNA repair gene regions, using data from the NCI Genetic Associations and Mechanisms in Oncology (GAME-ON) Network. (nih.gov)
  • Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) provides a rich source of brain imaging, neuropsychological and genetic data, including genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) , . (plos.org)
  • phenotypes
  • In this article, as a case study, we conducted both longitudinal and cross-sectional analyses of the ADNI data with several brain imaging (not clinical diagnosis) phenotypes, demonstrating the power gains of longitudinal analysis over cross-sectional analysis. (plos.org)
  • Xu Z, Shen X, Pan W, for the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (2014) Longitudinal Analysis Is More Powerful than Cross-Sectional Analysis in Detecting Genetic Association with Neuroimaging Phenotypes. (plos.org)
  • If the genotypes of both parents in a genetic cross are known, Mendel's laws can be used to determine the distribution of phenotypes expected for the population of offspring. (wikipedia.org)
  • Variation
  • The other is from allele frequency change in standing genetic variation already present in a population of organisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polymorphic populations of asexual or sexual yeast, and multicellular eukaryotes like Drosophila, can adapt to new environments through allele frequency change in standing genetic variation. (wikipedia.org)
  • genome-wide
  • Most existing genome-wide association analyses are cross-sectional, utilizing only phenotypic data at a single time point, e.g. baseline. (plos.org)
  • Background: Genome-wide association studies have identified numerous genetic regions that influence cross-sectional lung function. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Although no genetic variants have yet been associated with lung function decline at stringent genome-wide significance, longitudinal change in lung function is heritable suggesting that there is scope for future discoveries. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Genotypes
  • This study was carried out in 2012/13 cropping season to determine the genetic variability of 25 linseed genotypes derived from various crosses including checks. (scialert.net)
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  • 2. Based on the phenotype and genotype information for the P cross from 1 above, record the genotypes and Expected Frequencies for P and F1 in Table 9.2. (jiskha.com)
  • strains
  • The experimental system is based on genetic crosses of different mutant strains of bacteriophage T4, a virus that infects the bacteria E. coli. (wikipedia.org)
  • By various crosses of the many different strains exhibited deletions and point mutations, Benzer located each point mutation into a sub-region of one of the cistrons, and ordered the point mutations within that sub-region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hybrid dysgenesis refers to the high rate of mutation in germ line cells of Drosophila strains resulting from a cross of males with autonomous P elements (P Strain/P cytotype) and females that lack P elements (M Strain/M cytotype). (wikipedia.org)
  • conclude
  • Authors conclude that "identifying the genetic underpinnings of this unique developmental process answers long-standing questions about the evolutionary origin of asymmetry, and it also provides insight into the mechanisms that control body shape in vertebrates. (genewhisperer.com)
  • parental
  • In experiments with mixed parental DNAs, electropherograms showed that signals of cross-contamination can be missed when minor peaks less than 1/4 or 1/3 the height of the major peak are disregarded by threshold settings commonly used for population studies. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Each parental line was crossed to the B73 maize inbred (chosen as a reference line due to its use in the public maize sequencing project and wide deployment as one of the most successful commercial inbred lines) to create the F1 population. (wikipedia.org)
  • maize
  • The first publication in which NAM was used to identify QTLs was authored by the Buckler lab on the genetic architecture of maize flowering time, and published in the summer of 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • proteins
  • Actinins are one of the major actin cross-linking proteins found in virtually all cell types and are the ancestral proteins of a larger family that includes spectrin, dystrophin and utrophin. (springer.com)
  • Actinins are dimeric actin filament cross-linking proteins. (springer.com)
  • Gene expression refers to cells' conversion of genetic instructions into proteins. (ahealthyme.com)
  • In the treatment of genetic diseases, the insertion of a transposon into deleterious gene locus of organism's genome would misalign the locus sequence, truncating any harmful proteins formed and rendering them non-functional. (wikipedia.org)
  • genotype
  • C. Would it make a difference in the outcome of this cross if the genotype of one parent is PPss and the other is ppSS? (jiskha.com)
  • breeds
  • The breeding of two crossbreds of the same combination of breeds, creating a F2 cross, an animal that is still a 50-50 cross, but it is the second filial generation of the combination. (wikipedia.org)
  • longitudinal
  • Objectives: We aimed to determine whether regions associated with cross-sectional lung function were also associated with longitudinal decline and to seek novel variants which influence decline. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Results: The 26 regions previously associated with cross-sectional lung function jointly showed a strong effect on baseline lung function (p=4.44×10−16 for FEV1/FVC) but no effect on longitudinal decline (p=0.160 for FEV1/FVC). (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • factors
  • The aim of this study was to investigate the combined influence of diet, menstruation and genetic factors on iron status in Spanish menstruating women ( n = 142). (mdpi.com)
  • result
  • Most cancers develop as a result of genetic damage or a change (mutation) that happens sometime during a person's lifetime. (ahealthyme.com)
  • A number of genetic problems or defects can result in an increased risk for breast cancer. (ahealthyme.com)
  • There are disadvantages to creating designer crossbreds, notably the potential that the cross will be of inferior quality or that it will not produce as consistent a result as would breeding purebred animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • Taming is the conditioned behavioral modification of a wild-born animal when its natural avoidance of humans is reduced and it accepts the presence of humans, but domestication is the permanent genetic modification of a bred lineage that leads to an inherited predisposition toward humans. (wikipedia.org)