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Synonyms for Mendelism

the theory of inheritance based on Mendel's laws

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This newly fledged plant genetic science, based upon rediscovery of Mendelism, (40) fundamentally changed PGRs "from a possible source of new production to a probable source.
Interest in the theory of discontinuous variations and the possibility of controlling that discrete and abrupt change which produces new species was also influential in reviving interest in Mendelism.
Ashby, Eric: Genetics in the Soviet Union, reimpreso por Nature: The Tension Between Mendelism And Michurin Genetics, 1948.
She explores the results of international trade of army horses; government regulations on heredity control; and practices that incorporated Mendelism, eugenics, and Darwinism; as well as the development of animal medicine and humanitarian movements during the height of the horse's usefulness.
1902 Walter Sutton Pointed out the inter-relationships between cytology and Mendelism, closing the gap between cell morphology and heredity.
I must confess to being always a little ahurie when I meet with biophors & determinants--though they seem like old friends after the allelomorphs & heterozygotes in Lock's "simple" exposition of Mendelism.
Keynes M (in press): The introduction of Mendelism into human genetics.
His second lecture was devoted to `heredity and eugenics' where he covered such topics as Weissman's germ-plasm theory, evolutionary theory, neo-Lamarckianism, Mendelism, Galtonism, Pearson's biometricism, positive, negative and preventive eugenics, including much detail on the `racial poisons' of alcohol and syphilis.