Loci

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Loci Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Loci Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


An allele is a form of a gene at a particular position (locus) on a chromosome.p6

Typical plants and animals have two sets of chromosomes, one set inherited from each parent.p6

If the two alleles are identical, the individual is called a homozygote and is said to be homozygous. If instead the two alleles are different, the individual is a heterozygote and is heterozygous.205



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  • Study IDs New Loci, Explains 5 Percent of Variation in Cholesterol-Lowering Effects of Statins
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