Yet, it is unclear whether these changes are the result of selection on phenotypic plasticity or if they are driven by direct selection
on the trait value in the novel environments, as both effects are confounded.
In combination with Phonak ComPilot Air II or ComPilot II, the app enables direct selection
of hearing programs, audio sources or a listening direction, as well as individual left or right volume control.
It's possible to add your own annotations, and simple navigation allows for rapid page-turning, direct selection
of movements and a seamless increasing of size of the music notes.
Genetic variance explains a large amount of the variability in traits such as the weight and portion of retail cuts, and the amount of trimmed fat and bone, suggesting that direct selection
could improve lean productivity.
Autism myVoice Communicator is a voice output direct selection
and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism and by caregivers, educators, therapists and parents working with people with these disabilities.
Maintaining bright colouration uses up resources which could otherwise be invested in reproduction or self-maintenance -- consequently the evolution and maintenance of ornamentation in female great tits is probably due to direct selection
Maintaining bright colouration uses up resources which could otherwise be invested in reproduction or self-maintenance - consequently the evolution and maintenance of ornamentation in female great tits is probably due to direct selection
by males," they said.
It was observed that it is possible to gain with selection for all the traits studied; the predicted gains with direct selection
were superior to indirect gains for all traits in all environments considered.
We had previously cloned the genes from this region by using yeast and bacterial artificial chromosomal DNA as probes and substrates for direct selection
(5) and exon trapping (6), but we also embarked on a genomic DNA-sequencing effort of the region to ensure that no gene was missed.
The company's patented ActivMAb(R) technology allows for the direct selection
of high affinity, fully human monoclonal antibodies that would be difficult or impossible to identify using other systems.
In cases in which direct selection
doesn't happen, Soldiers can still go before a selection board.
Physical limitations preventing direct selection
on the keyboard are accommodated with alternative indirect approaches.