The different forms of a gene are called alleles

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The different forms of a gene are called  alleles .  In humans, for instance, there are two alleles for earlobe  construction.  One allele is for earlobes that are attached, while the other allele is 
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Unformatted text preview: for earlobes that hang free. The type of earlobe a person has is determined by the alleles inherited from the parents....
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