gene

(redirected from gene frequency)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for gene

References in periodicals archive ?
Classify your beans using codes to represent size and color, and record on one line in gene frequency chart (each line = 1 fish, 1 fish = 5 genes).
Changes in gene frequency brought about by random genetic drift, gene flow, and natural selection lead to the evolution of populations.
Gene frequency clines in Europe: Demic diffusion or natural selection?
According to Davis, once this gene frequency threshold was reached, the genes would continue to `drive' into the population, eventually replacing the wild type genes that enable malaria transmission.
The incidence of ataxia telangiectasia (A-T) has been estimated at 1 in 40,000-100,000 live births, while the gene frequency is believed to be as common as 1-3 percent of the general population.
Mutation (G) gene frequency is 50% and the wild gene (A) frequency is 50%.
Statistical analysis: Pearson chi-square ([chi square]) test was performed to find the statistical significance between the genotypes, and the gene frequency was calculated by allele counting.
Estimating the prevalence of pyruvate kinase deficiency from the gene frequency in the general white population.