allele


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Synonyms for allele

(genetics) either of a pair (or series) of alternative forms of a gene that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome and that control the same character

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The common vWA null allele in South African populations.
This study indicated that F allele was associated with good quality of milk fat.
When the allele subtype frequencies in the patient group and the control group were compared, the DRB1*0401, DRB1*0408 and DRB1*1001 subtypes were found to be significantly higher (p<0.
The size of the fragment from the Wx-B1b normal allele (425 bp) was clearly distinguishable from PCR products originating from the Wx-D1 (497 bp) and Wx-A1 (455 bp) genes.
A child who does not carry the AVPR1A RS3 allele could, for example, "experience more warmth than the aggressive child," Knafo said.
Rita crosses pea plants as a hobby Rita decides to cross a pea plant that is homozygous for the purple allele with a pea plant that is homozygous for the white allele.
Conversely, 26 per cent of those with the short-short allele were dissatisfied, compared to only 20 per cent of those with the long-long variant.
The current findings will change the physician dialogue with patients disheartened by early IL28B findings indicating that patients with the CC allele had much better responses than those with the CT or TT alleles, session cochair Dr.
Conclusions: Data demonstrates that frequency and distribution of mutant T allele was more prevalent as compared to wild type A allele in the study group.
At the American Heart Association Meeting in 2015, it was announced that the protective FOXO3 allele is strongly associated with reduced coronary heart disease mortality (p=0.
The maximum likelihood estimate of allele frequencies at the ABO locus showed that A[p] allele was the lowest in DI Khan (0.
January 6, 2017 -- Privately-held Allele Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals said it will develop induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived cell therapies after its plan was approved by the scientific advisory board and board of directors.
January 6, 2017 -- Privately-held Allele Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals will develop induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived cell therapies after its plan was approved by the scientific advisory board and board of directors.
The allele frequency of cytochrome CYP2D6*1 was 431(93%) and that of CYP2D6*10 was 33(7 %).
In the work presented here, we utilize the NGS based Omixon Holotype HLA kit in combination with the Omixon Twin software to genotype 50 samples at class I HLA loci (HLA-A, HLA-B, and HLA-C) and generate a fully phased consensus sequence for each genotyped allele (300 in total) to characterize and annotate novel HLA alleles using a custom developed analytical pipeline.