Epistasis

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  1. epistasis
    Gene interactions occur when two or more different genes influence the outcome of a single trait

    situation between various alleles of two genes
  2. Pleiotropy
    describes situations where one gene affects multiple traits
  3. Complementation
    • mutant locus in 1 organism is different than the mutant locus in 2nd organism
    • 2 mutants form a wild-type
  4. duplicate gene action
    • 15:1
    • both enzymes produce same product

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Epistasis
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2012-02-19 23:38:02
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