incomplete dominance


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incomplete dominance

[¦iŋ·kəm‚plēt ′däm·ən·əns]
(genetics)
Expression of alleles such that the phenotype of the heterozygote is intermediate between that of the two homozygotes.
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incognita is polygenic and ruled by six gene loci, with incomplete dominance of the resistance allele and the presence of additive genetic effects.
Hence, we go in for a mix of both the parental genes as it occurs in the phenomenon of Incomplete Dominance (Gardner et al.
In the F1 populations, both H1 and H2 showed incomplete dominance (Niles, 1980; Rahman and Khan, 1998; Nawab et al.
A suggested strategy is to assign half of the class to do the incomplete dominance approach and half to do the complete dominance approach.

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