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Modes of transmission vertical parent to offspring

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Unformatted text preview: ) student Teaching in tandem running ants • Nature Magazine: January 2006 • Nigel Franks and Tom Richardson • “First example in a non-human animal” – Wrong! Modes of Transmission • Vertical – Parent to offspring • Horizontal – Peer to peer • Oblique – Across generation but not parent offspring • Common in species without parental care Partitioning the Variance in a Behavioral Trait • Population Genetics Approach • Vphenotype = Vgene + Venvironment + Vg*e • HOMEWORK Design an experiment that would you to detect the interaction of genes and the environment....
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2014 for the course BIO 320 taught by Professor Ashley-ross,m during the Fall '08 term at Wake Forest.

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