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

Narration. A polygenic trait is a characteristic, sometimes we call them phenotypes, that are affected by many, many different genes. A classic example of this ...

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

Nov 30, 2012 ... For example, humans can be many different sizes. Height is a polygenic trait, controlled by at least three genes with six alleles. If you are ...

www.biologyonline.com/dictionary/polygenic-trait

Feb 12, 2020 ... In humans, height, skin color, hair color, and eye color are examples of polygenic traits. Type-2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, cancer, and ...

www.thoughtco.com/polygenic-inheritance-373444

Jul 13, 2018 ... Polygenic traits have many possible phenotypes (physical characteristics) that are determined by interactions among several alleles. Examples ...

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

Traits that are controlled by multiple genes and/or influenced by the environment. ... Looking at a real example of a human polygenic trait would get complicated, ...

sciencing.com/polygenic-traits-definition-example-facts-13718442.html

Typical examples of polygenic traits in humans are height, eye color and skin color. The combined influence of the many genes results in a continuous variation ...

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What Are Polygenic Traits? A polygenic trait is a trait that is coded for by many different genes. When we talked about genes and alleles before, we always ...

ib.bioninja.com.au/higher-level/topic-10-genetics-and-evolu/102-inheritance/polygenic-traits.html

Variation can be discrete or continuous AND The phenotypes of polygenic ... An example of a polygenic trait is grain colour in maize (wheat), which is controlled ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygene

A polygene or multiple gene inheritance is a member of a group of non-epistatic genes that interact additively to influence a phenotypic trait. ... Traits with polygenic determin...