gene sharing


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gene sharing

[¦jēn ‚sher·iŋ]
(genetics)
The acquisition and maintenance of a second function for a gene without duplication and without loss of primary function.
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Any relationship beyond second cousin is considered similar to random marriages in terms of gene sharing (except for marriages within an isolated tribe with traditional practice of cousin marriage)
Movement is essential to wildlife survival for gene sharing and for repopulating habitats, the group says.
A SIGHT and sound showcase will see poet Simon Armitage and indie band Gene sharing the same stage in Coventry.