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

How, then, is height inherited? Height and other similar features are controlled not just by one gene, but rather, by multiple (often many) genes that each make ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygene

Polygenic inheritance occurs when one characteristic is controlled by two or more genes. Often the genes are large in quantity but small in effect. Examples of  ...

biologydictionary.net/polygenic-inheritance

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

www.genome.gov/genetics-glossary/Polygenic-Trait

The inheritance of polygenic traits does not show the phenotypic ratios ... of Mendelian inheritance, though each of the genes contributing to the trait is inherited ...

courses.lumenlearning.com/wm-biology1/chapter/reading-polygenic-inheritance-and-environmental-effects

How, then, is height inherited? Height and other similar features are controlled not just by one gene, but rather, by multiple (often many) genes that each make a  ...

www.thoughtco.com/polygenic-inheritance-373444

Jul 13, 2018 ... Polygenic inheritance describes the inheritance of traits that are determined by more than one gene. These genes, called polygenes, produce ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/polygenic-inheritance-and-gene-mapping-915

... follow a polygenic mode of inheritance. Although human height is easy to measure, geneticists have struggled for decades to define the number of genes that ...

www.vce.bioninja.com.au/aos-3-heredity/inheritance/polygenic-inheritance.html

Polygenic Inheritance · The colour of human skin is determined by the amount of dark pigment (melanin) it contains · At least four (possibly more) genes are ...

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

Polygenic Inheritance: Human skin color is a good example of polygenic ( multiple gene) inheritance. Assume that three "dominant" capital letter genes (A, B and ...

www.biologyonline.com/dictionary/polygenic-inheritance

Aug 13, 2020 ... Polygenic inheritance refers to the kind of inheritance in which the trait is produced from the cumulative effects of many genes in contrast to ...