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Individual heterozygous for a recessive disorder such as cystic fibrosis or hemophilia.
An inheritance pattern in which the heterozygous phenotype is intermediate between those of the two homozygous parents.
An inheritance pattern that occurs when neither allele is dominant and both alleles are expressed.
X or Y chromosomes; Determines the gender of the individual.
Chromosome that is not a sex chromosome
Characteristic, such as color blindness and hemophilia, controlled by genes on the X chromosome.
Micrograph in which the pairs of homologous chromosomes are arranged in decreasing size
Characteristic, such as eye color or skin color, that results from the interaction of multiple gene pairs.
describes the histogram of a polygenic trait in a population
describes the histogram of a mendelian trait in a population