allelic mutant

allelic mutant

[ə¦lēl·ik ¦myüt·ənt]
(genetics)
A cell or organism with characters different from those of the parent due to alterations of one or more alleles.
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These tests confirmed the map locations of the S3A and S5 mutations as determined by RFLP analysis as well as confirming the allelism tests (Table 1) in that all mutants allelic to S3A mapped to chromosome 2, and S5 and S6 allelic mutants both mapped to chromosome 10.