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*  Patent WO2009132089A2 - A method to identify asian soybean rust resistance quantitative trait loci ... - Google Patents
More specifically, the invention includes a method for breeding soybean plants containing quantitative trait loci that are ... The invention further includes germplasm and the use of germplasm containing quantitative trait loci (QTL) conferring disease ... For highly heritable traits, a choice of superior individual plants evaluated at a single location will be effective, whereas ... As used herein, "quantitative trait locus (QTL)" means a locus that controls to some degree numerically representable traits ...
http://www.google.com.au/patents/WO2009132089A2?cl=en
*  Significance Thresholds for Quantitative Trait Locus Mapping Under Selective Genotyping | Genetics
Targeted Heritable Mutation and Gene Conversion by Cas9-CRISPR in Caenorhabditis elegans ... Broman, K. W., 2003 Mapping quantitative trait loci in the case of a spike in the phenotype distribution. Genetics 163: 1169- ... Feenstra, B., I. M. Skovgaard and K. W. Broman, 2006 Mapping quantitative trait loci by an extension of the Haley-Knott ... Churchill, G. A., and R. W. Doerge, 1994 Empirical threshold values for quantitative trait mapping. Genetics 138: 963-971. ...
http://www.genetics.org/content/177/3/1963
*  Functional dyadicity and heterophilicity of gene-gene interactions in statistical epistasis networks | BioData Mining | Full...
... association studies is to identify heritable genetic factors that can help explain common human diseases and phenotypic traits ... A recent study on complex networks [34] proposed a quantitative approach to depicting the interplay between vertex properties ... Epistasis: too often neglected in complex trait studies?Nat Rev Genet. 2004; 5:618-524.PubMedView ArticleGoogle Scholar. ... Genome-wide association studies for common diseases and complex traits. Nat Rev Genet. 2005; 6(2):95-108.PubMedView Article ...
https://biodatamining.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13040-015-0062-4
*  List of MeSH codes (G13) - Wikipedia
... quantitative trait, heritable MeSH G13.540.500 --- linkage disequilibrium MeSH G13.540.562 --- lod score MeSH G13.695.450 --- ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(G13)
*  Nature versus nurture - Wikipedia
Quantitative studies of heritable traits throw light on the question. Developmental genetic analysis examines the effects of ... For a few highly heritable traits, studies have identified loci associated with variance in that trait, for instance in some ... Personality is a frequently cited example of a heritable trait that has been studied in twins and adoptees using behavioral ... Individual development, even of highly heritable traits, such as eye color, depends on a range of environmental factors, from ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nature_versus_nurture
*  Evolution - Wikipedia
... most traits are more complex and are controlled by quantitative trait loci (multiple interacting genes). Recent findings have ... Heritable traits are passed from one generation to the next via DNA, a molecule that encodes genetic information. DNA is a long ... Evolution in organisms occurs through changes in heritable traits-the inherited characteristics of an organism. In humans, for ... Consequently, organisms with traits that give them an advantage over their competitors are more likely to pass on their traits ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evolution
*  Endophenotype - Wikipedia
November 2007). "Fabp7 maps to a quantitative trait locus for a schizophrenia endophenotype". PLoS Biol. 5 (11): e297. doi: ... and that it is heritable. Some distinct genes that could underlie certain endophenotypic traits in schizophrenia include: RELN ... Endophenotypes are quantitative, trait-like deficits that are typically assessed by laboratory-based methods rather than by ... Both of these traits have a clear genetic component and can thus be called endophenotypes. A strong candidate for schizophrenia ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endophenotype
*  Disruptive selection - Wikipedia
Kondrashov, A.S.; Kondrashov, F.A. (1999). "Interactions among quantitative traits in the course of sympatric speciation". ... 2005). "Selection on heritable phenotypic plasticity in a wild bird population". Science. 310: 304-306. doi:10.1126/science. ... In a situation where the polymorphic trait is not a "magic trait" then there has to be some kind of fitness penalty for those ... "magic trait" or a trait that is under ecological selection and in turn has a side effect on reproductive behavior. ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disruptive_selection
*  Neurogenomics - Wikipedia
... has been aligned to various behavioural quantitative trait loci (QTLs) and reported in several publications. However, ... are highly heritable, genetically complex psychiatric disorders. However, linkage studies have largely failed at identifying ... Sullivan PF; Kendler KS; Neale MC (2003-12-01). "Schizophrenia as a complex trait: Evidence from a meta-analysis of twin ... "A twin study of heritable and shared environmental contributions to autism". Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 44 ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neurogenomics
*  Race and intelligence - Wikipedia
Plomin, R; Kennedy, J; Craig, I (2005). "The quest for quantitative trait loci associated with intelligence". Intelligence. 34 ... even when looking at traits that are highly heritable. In his criticism of the Bell Curve, Noam Chomsky further illustrated ... The heritability of a trait describes the proportion of variation in the trait that is attributable to genetic factors within a ... Current studies using quantitative trait loci have yielded little success in the search for genes influencing intelligence. ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_and_intelligence
*  Genome-wide association study - Wikipedia
... the so-called expression quantitative trait loci (eQTL) studies. The reason is that GWAS studies identify risk-SNPs, but not ... These magnitudes are considered small because they do not explain much of the heritable variation. This heritable variation is ... Any of these may cause alterations in an individual's traits, or phenotype, which can be anything from disease risk to physical ... When applied to human data, GWA studies compare the DNA of participants having varying phenotypes for a particular trait or ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genome-wide_association_study
*  KIAA0319 - Wikipedia
1999). "Quantitative-trait locus for specific language and reading deficits on chromosome 6p". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 64 (1): 157- ... Twin and family studies have shown a substantial genetic component to this disorder, with heritable variation estimated at 50 ... 1994). "Quantitative trait locus for reading disability on chromosome 6". Science. 266 (5183): 276-9. doi:10.1126/science. ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KIAA0319
*  Plant tolerance to herbivory - Wikipedia
Traits that confer tolerance are controlled genetically and therefore are heritable traits under selection (Strauss and Agrawal ... Further studies using techniques in quantitative genetics have also provided evidence that tolerance to herbivory is heritable ... Selection for either trait will then also affect the other. If there is a positive correlation between the two traits, then ... 2010). Also, as traits that confer tolerance are usually basic characteristics of plants, the result of selection on growth and ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plant_tolerance_to_herbivory
*  Hanoverian horse - Wikipedia
Lampe, Virginie (2009-05-22). "Dissertation: Fine mapping of quantitative trait loci (QTL) for osteochondrosis in Hanoverian ... The goal of this testing is to prevent horses with heritable defects from continuing to pass on their genes. As a result, ... Through a veterinary exam, the colts must be deemed free of osteochondrosis lesions, vices, and other heritable conditions. ... Recent research has tagged certain conformational characteristics and other heritable factors of bone growth and maintenance as ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanoverian_horse
*  Biological ornament - Wikipedia
Darwin proposed two explanations for the existence of such traits: these traits are useful in male-male combat or they are ... 1982). "Heritable true fitness and bright birds: A role for parasites?" (PDF). Science. 218 (4570): 384-387. doi:10.1126/ ... Sloot, P.M.A.; Tay, J.C.; Schut, M.C. (May 2010). "Individual-based simulation of sexual selection: A quantitative genetic ... Female traits in empidids, such as abdominal sacs and enlarged pinnate leg scales, have been suggested to 'deceive' males into ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biological_ornament
*  Genetic correlation - Wikipedia
... two traits could be both highly heritable but not be genetically correlated or have small heritabilities and be completely ... In multivariate behavioral & quantitative genetics, a genetic correlation (denoted r g {\displaystyle r_{g}} or r a {\ ... a gene causes trait X and trait X causes trait Y). biases: population stratification such as ancestry or assortative mating ( ... These two traits may individually have a very high heritability (most of the population-level variation in the trait due to ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetic_correlation
*  Genetics - Wikipedia
... who studied the segregation of heritable traits in pea plants. In his experiments studying the trait for flower color, Mendel ... Blending of traits in the progeny is now explained by the action of multiple genes with quantitative effects. Another theory ... Mendel studied "trait inheritance", patterns in the way traits are handed down from parents to offspring. He observed that ... Mendel's work provided examples where traits were definitely not blended after hybridization, showing that traits are produced ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetics
*  Simple Mendelian genetics in humans - Wikipedia
Fankhauser, D. B. (2 Feb 2006). "Human Heritable Traits". University of Cincinnati Clermont College. Tüzün, Yalçın; Karaku, ... including analysis of quantitative traits.] GeneticInteractions.org. ... Discrete traits (as opposed to continuously varying traits such as height) with simple Mendelian inheritance patterns are ... Mendelian traits behave according to the model of monogenic or simple gene inheritance in which one gene corresponds to one ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simple_Mendelian_genetics_in_humans
*  Falconer's formula - Wikipedia
Introduction to Quantitative Genetics, 4th Ed. 1996. Longmans Green, Harlow, Essex, UK. Douglas Scott Falconer Quantitative ... Falconer's formula is used in twin studies to determine the genetic heritability of a trait based on the difference between ... is always higher than the DZ twin correlation with various sexes and thus all gender differences are evaluated as heritable. To ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falconer's_formula
*  Genome-wide complex trait analysis - Wikipedia
2008 "Uncovering the Genetic Architectures of Quantitative Traits", Lee et al. 2016 "Estimating heritability using genomic data ... "Childhood intelligence is heritable, highly polygenic and associated with _FNBP1L_", Benyamin et al 2014 "Genetic contributions ... Genetics and Analysis of Quantitative Traits, Lynch & Walsh 1998; ISBN 0878934812 Mousseau et al 1998, "A novel method for ... "Using Extended Genealogy to Estimate Components of Heritability for 23 Quantitative and Dichotomous Traits", Zaitlen et al 2013 ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genome-wide_complex_trait_analysis
*  Plant breeding - Wikipedia
Genes in a plant are what determine what type of qualitative or quantitative traits it will have.The main purpose plant ... Statistical methods were also developed to analyze gene action and distinguish heritable variation from variation caused by ... Sometimes genetic modification can produce a plant with the desired trait or traits faster than classical breeding because the ... When a desirable trait has been bred into a species, a number of crosses to the favored parent are made to make the new plant ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plant_breeding
*  Callous and unemotional traits - Wikipedia
Twin studies have found CU traits to be highly heritable, and not significantly related to environmental factors such as ... Viding E, Larsson H, Jones AP (August 2008). "Quantitative genetic studies of antisocial behaviour". Philos. Trans. R. Soc. ... CU traits are positively related to intellectual skills in the verbal realm. The fearlessness theory of CU traits suggests that ... The severity of CD has been studied in children rated high on CU traits. CU traits are relatively stable, though some studies ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Callous_and_unemotional_traits
*  Heritability - Wikipedia
Even a highly heritable trait (such as eye color) assumes environmental inputs which are required for development: for instance ... Genetics and Analysis of Quantitative Traits. Sinauer Associates. ISBN 0-87893-481-2. Johnson, Wendy; Penke, Lars; Spinath, ... a code for the dam and one or several trait values. Different trait values may be for different traits or for different time ... In practice, all human behavioral traits vary and almost all traits show some heritability. Any particular phenotype can be ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heritability
*  Ctenophorus decresii - Wikipedia
Because throat coloration is a discrete trait, it is highly heritable. This is a key reason that the discrete color variation ... Stuart-Fox, D. M.; Moussalli, A (2004). "Evolution of Color Variation in Dragon Lizards: Quantitative Tests of the Role of ... Both traits give the lizards a different evolutionary advantage. McLean, Claire A.; Moussalli, Adnan; Sass, Steve; Stuart-Fox, ... The dull throats allow the lizards to avoid predators and survive longer; therefore, this trait became more prevalent in that ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ctenophorus_decresii
*  Sociobiology - Wikipedia
Moreover, even highly heritable traits can be strongly manipulated by the environment, so heritability has little if anything ... A quantitative description of infanticide by male harem-mating animals when the alpha male is displaced as well as rodent ... Sociobiology is based upon two fundamental premises: Certain behavioral traits are inherited, Inherited behavioral traits have ... an expansion of altruistic traits within a gene pool may also encourage increasing numbers of individuals with dependent traits ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sociobiology