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Genetics Genetics and and Inheritance Inheritance QuickTime and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decomp are needed to see this picture QuickTime and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture.
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Mendel s Discoverie 1857 Mendel began breeding garden peas in the garden of the monastary to study inheritance Used hybridization , which is the mating of two contrasting organisms, to study how characters are inherited Observed that offspring inherited characteristics from their parents on a 3:1 ratio He concluded that: 1. There are different versions of genes (called alleles ) 2. For each character, offspring inherits one allele from each parent 3. Two alleles are always present, but only one ( dominant ) is visible in the offspring s appearance 4. Alleles segregate during gamete production 5. The allele for each character is inherited independently These discoveries follow the rules of probability T
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Phenomena in Genetics 1. incomplete dominance - the offspring has an appearance that is in the middle
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This note was uploaded on 09/22/2008 for the course BIO AP BIO taught by Professor Denney during the Fall '07 term at Marymount.

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