Definición de allele en inglés:

allele

Saltos de línea: al¦lele
Pronunciación: /ˈaliːl
 
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sustantivo

Genetics
  • Each of two or more alternative forms of a gene that arise by mutation and are found at the same place on a chromosome. Also called allelomorph.
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    • This result is consistent with the idea that the five members of the group are alleles of the same gene.
    • These genes have multiple alleles and are expressed either in the stigma or in the pollen.
    • We have no two plant lines that are identical for all alleles of genes yet differ appreciably for genome size.

Derivativos

allelic

Pronunciación: /əˈliːlɪk/
adjetivo
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  • If the two genes carry different alleles, then the allelic genealogy states only that they are different.
  • Positions are defined independently of the allelic states of the genes that reside there.
  • In contrast to the human situation this gene displays reduced allelic variation.

Origen

1930s: from German Allel, abbreviation of allelomorph.

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