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biologydictionary.net/polygenic-inheritance

Apr 28, 2017 ... Polygenic inheritance, also known as quantitative inheritance, refers to a single inherited phenotypic trait that is controlled by two or more ...

biologydictionary.net/polygenic-traits

Because multiple genes are involved, polygenic traits do not follow Mendel's pattern of inheritance. Instead of being measured discretely, they are often ...

www.khanacademy.org/science/high-school-biology/hs-classical-genetics/hs-non-mendelian-inheritance/a/polygenic-inheritance-and-environmental-effects

So, what's actually going on with those interesting human traits, such as eye color , hair and skin color, height, and disease risk? As an example, let's consider ...

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Single traits that are influenced by multiple genes are passed on to offspring through polygenic inheritance. Color in animals is often polygenic, and each gene ...

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Most inherited traits in animals are polygenic. Some examples are: conformation, type, size, longevity, disease resistance, temperament, speed, milk and egg ...

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Instead, many of our traits are passed from parent to offspring through other, more complex patterns of inheritance. One such pattern, and the focus of this lesson, ...

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Many traits and phenotypic characters present in plants and animals such as height, skin pigmentation, hair and eye colour, milk and egg production are ...

www.ck12.org/biology/polygenic-traits/lesson/Polygenic-Traits-MS-LS

Nov 30, 2012 ... In polygenic inheritance, a trait is controlled by more than one gene. · Examples of polygenic inheritance include height or skin color.

gsejournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12711-015-0165-x

Nov 17, 2015 ... ... with major genes and polygenic inheritance when some animals are ... For example, the two first values are scaled sums of phenotypes and ...

www2.palomar.edu/users/warmstrong/lmexer5.htm

Polygenic Inheritance: Human skin color is a good example of polygenic ( multiple ... Multiple gene (polygenic) inheritance explains many plant and animal traits ...