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Hypermedia Glossary Of Genetic Terms

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A
Acentric
Acrocentric
Adaptation
Adaptive landscape
Adaptive peak
Adaptive radiation
Adaptive surface
Adaptive value
Addition line
Additive genetic variance
Adenine
Adenosine
AFLP
Alien addition line
Allele
Allele frequency
Allele specific associated primer
Allele specific oligo
Allele specific polymerase chain reaction
Alloenzyme
Allogamy
Alloploidy
Allopolyploidy
Allosome
Allosyndesis
Allotetraploidy
Allozygote
Alpha helix
Altruism
Amino acid
Amphidiploidy
Amphimixis
Amplification
Amplified fragment length polymorphism
Anagenesis
Anaphase
Aneuploidy
Anlage
Anneal
Anticodon
Antisense strand
Apogamy
Apomixis
AP-PCR
Arbitrarily primed polymerase chain reaction
Arbitrary primer
Arrayed library
ARS
ASAP
ASO
AS-PCR
Assortative mating
Autogamy
Autonomous replication sequence
Autopolyploidy
Autoradiography
Autosome
Autozygote
BAC
Back-cross
Bacterial artificial chromosome
Bacteriophage
Base pair
Base sequence
Base sequence analysis
Bioinformatics
Biotechnology
Bivalent
Blotting
bp
Breakpoint
Breed
Breeding line
Bridging cross
Bud
Budding
Bulk selection
Bulked segregant analysis
C
CAPS
Carboxyl terminus
CCAAT box
cDNA
cDNA library
Cell cycle
Cell division
Centimorgan
Central dogma
Centromere
Centromere interference
Character
Chiasma
Chiasma interference
Chimera
Chloroplast
Chloroplast DNA
Chromatid
Chromatin
Chromomere
Chromoneme
Chromosomal address
Chromosome
Chromosome jumping
Chromosome walking
Cis
Cistron
Clade
Cladogenesis
Class
Cleaved amplified polymorphic sequence
Clone
Clone bank
Cloning
Cloning vector
cM
Code
Codominance
Codon
Coefficient of coancestry
Coefficient of inbreeding
Coefficient of parentage
Coefficient of relationship
Comparative mapping
Complementary DNA
Complementary RNA
Complementary sequence
Complementation
Complementation test
Complete linkage
Compound heterozygote
Conjugation
Consanguinity
Consensus sequence
Conserved sequence
Contig
Contig map
Contiguous gene syndrome
Convergence
Convergent evolution
Conversion
COP
Co-segregation
Cosmid
Coupling
cpDNA
CpG island
Cre-loxP system
cRNA
Cross breeding
Crossing
Crossing over
Cultivar
Cytogenetics
Cytology
Cytoplasm
Cytosine
DAF
DAMD
Darwinian fitness
Deficiency
Deletion
Deme
Denature
Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis
Denaturing high-performance liquid chromatography
Deoxyribonucleic acid
Deoxyribonucleotide
DGGE
DHPLC
Diakinesis
Dicentric
Dichogamy
Dihybrid cross
Dioecious
Diploid
Diplotene
Directed amplification of minisatellite region DNA
Disassortative mating
DNA
DNA amplification fingerprinting
DNA clone
DNA fingerprinting
DNA polymerase
DNA probes
DNA replication
DNA sequence
DNA typing
Domain
Dominance variance
Dominant
Double helix
Downstream
Duplication
Dysgenic
Ectopic
Electrophoresis
Electroporation
Endonuclease
Endosperm
Enhancer
Environment
Environmental variance
Enzyme
Epigenesis
Epigenetic
Episome
Epistasis
Epistatic
Escherichia coli
EST
Euchromatin
Eugenics
Eukaryote
Euploidy
Evolution
Evolutionarily conserved
Exogenous DNA
Exon
Exonuclease
Expressed gene
Expressed sequence tag
Expressivity
F1
F2
Family
Family selection
Fecundity
Fecundity selection
Fertilization
Filial generation
FISH
Fitness
Fixed allele
Flanking region
Flow cytometry
Flow karyotyping
Fluorescence in situ hybridization
Founder effect
Frameshift
Frameshift mutation
G
Gamete
Gametic selection
GBA
G-banding
Geitonogamy
Gene
Gene cluster
Gene dose
Gene expression
Gene family
Gene flow
Gene interaction
Gene library
Gene map
Gene mapping
Gene pool
Gene product
Gene targeting
Gene transfer
Genetic bit analysis
Genetic code
Genetic distance
Genetic diversity
Genetic drift
Genetic engineering
Genetic engineering technologies
Genetic fine structure
Genetic interference
Genetic map
Genetic material
Genetic variance
Genetics
Genome
Genome project
Genomic DNA
Genomic in situ hybridization
Genomic library
Genoplasm
Genotype
Genus
Germ line
Germ line mosaicism
Germplasm
Giemsa banding
Giemsa stain
GISH
Guanine
Haploid
Haploinsufficiency
Haplotype
Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium
Hemizygous
Hereditary
Heredity
Heritability
Herkogamy
Hermaphrodite
Heterochromatin
Heterochromosome
Heteroduplex analysis
Heteroduplex DNA
Heterokaryon
Heteroplasmy
Heterosome
Heterostyly
Heterozygosity
Heterozygote
Histone
Homeobox
Homoduplex DNA
Homokaryon
Homologous chromosome
Homologous recombination
Homology
Homoplasy
Homozygosity
Homozygote
Human gene therapy
Human Genome Initiative
Hybrid
Hybridization
Hydrogen bond
Hypostasis
Hypostatic
Identity
Imprinting
in silico
In situ hybridization
In vitro
In vivo
Inbreeding
Inbreeding coefficient
Inbreeding depression
Incomplete dominance
Informatics
Inheritance
Insert
Insertion
Insertion sequence
Interchange
Interference
Intergenic
Intergenic DNA
Intergenic region
Interkinesis
Interphase
Inter-simple sequence repeat
Intragenic
Intron
Intron boundary skidding
Inverse polymerase chain reaction
Inversion
Inverted repeat
IPCR
IS element
Isoenzyme
Isozyme
ISSR
Karyotype
kb
Kilobase
Kinetochore
Large single copy
Leptotene
Lethal gene
Library
Ligation
Lineage
Linkage
Linkage disequilibrium
Linkage equilibrium
Linkage group
Linkage map
Localize
Loci
Locus
LOD score
m.u.
MAAL
MAAP
Macroevolution
Macrorestriction map
Map Unit
Mapping
Marker
Maternal inheritance
Mating
Mating frequency
Mating system
Mating type
Matroclinous inheritance
Mb
Megabase
Meiosis
Meme
Mendel
Mendel's first law
Mendel's second law
Messenger RNA
Metacentric
Metaphase
Methylation
Microsatellite
Migration
Minisatellite
Mispairing
Mitochondria
mitochondrial DNA
Mitosis
Monoclonal
Monoecious
Monogenic
Monohybrid cross
Monosom
Mosaicism
Motif
mRNA
mtDNA
Multifactorial disorder
Multigenic disorder
Multiple allelism
Multiple arbitrary amplicon profiling
Multiplexing
Mutation
Mutator mutation
Natural selection
Negative interference
Neo-darwinism
Nick translation
Nitrogenous base
Nondisjunction
Non-linkage
Nonsense mutation
Northern blotting
Nuclease
Nucleic acid
Nucleolus
Nucleoside
Nucleosome
Nucleotide
Nucleus
Offspring
Oligonucleotide
Oncogene
Ontogeny
Open reading frame
Operator
Operon
Order
ORF
Origin
Orthology
Outbreeding
Overlapping clones
Ovum
P1-derived artificial chromosome
PAC
Pachytene
packaging RNA
Paired box
Panmixia
Parallel evolution
Parallelism
Paralogy
Parthenogenesis
Partial linkage
PCR
PCR-RFLP
Pedigree
Penetrance
Peptide
Permutation
Phage
Phenotype
Phenotypic variance
Phylogenesis
Phylon
Physical map
Plasmid
Plastid
Pleiotropy
Point mutation
Pollination
Poly A RNA
Polyamine
Polygenic
Polygenic disorders
Polymerase chain reaction
Polymorphism
Polypeptide
Polyploid
Polytene
Population
Positional cloning
Positive interference
Postmeiotic Segregation
Preformation
Pribnow box
Primer
Primordium
pRNA
Probability
Probe
Progeny
Prokaryote
Promoter
Prophase
Protein
Proteome
Proteomics
Pseudogene
Pure-breeding
Purine
Pyrimidine
QTL
Quantitative trait
Quantitative trait loci
Random mating
Randomly amplified polymorphic DNA
RAPD
Rare-cutter enzyme
Reading frame
Recessive
Reciprocal cross
Recombinant clone
Recombinant DNA molecule
Recombinant DNA techniques
Recombinase
Recombination
Recombination frequency
Regulatory region
Regulatory sequence
repetitive DNA
Replication
Replicon
Reproduction
Repulsion
Resolution
Restriction enzyme
Restriction enzyme cutting site
Restriction fragment
Restriction fragment length polymorphism
Restriction landmark genomic scanning
Restriction map
Restriction site
Retrotransposon
Retrovirus
Reversal
Reverse transcriptase
Reverse transcription
RFLP
Ribonucleic acid
Ribonucleotides
Ribosomal RNA
Ribosome
RLGS
RNA
RNA polymerase
RNA splicing
rRNA
Satellite DNA
SCAR
SDS-PAGE
Segregation
Segregation distortion
Selection
Self-incompatibility
Selfing
Self-pollination
Self-sterility
Semi-conservative
Sequence
Sequence characterised amplified region
Sequence tagged microsatellite
Sequence tagged site
Sequencing
Sex chromosome
Shotgun method
Similarity
Simple sequence repeat
Single nucleotide polymorphism
Single primer amplification reaction
Single stranded conformational polymorphism
Single-gene disorder
Site
Small single copy
SNP
Somaclonal variation
Somatic cell
Somatic hybrid
Southern blotting
SPAR
Speciation
Species
Sperm
Spireme
Spore
SSCP
SSR
Stasigenesis
STMS
Stop codon
Strain
Strand
Structural change
Strucutural gene
STS
Survival
Synapsis
Synapton
Synaptonemal complex
Syndesis
Synteny
T
Tandem repeat sequence
TATA box
Taxon
Technology transfer
Telomerase
Telomere
Telophase
Template
Termination codon
Terminator
Test-cross
Tetrad
TGGE
Thermal gel gradient electrophoresis
Thymine
Trait
Trans
Transcript
Transcription
Transcription start site
Transduction
Transfection
Transfer RNA
Transformation
Transgenic
Transition
Translation
Translocation
Transposable element
Transposase
Transposition
Transposon
Transversion
Trisomy
tRNA
True-breeding
U
Undermethylation
Upstream
Uracil
Variable-number tandem-repeat
Variation
Variety
Vector
Viability
Virus
VNTR
Western blotting
Wild-type
Xenogamy
YAC
Yeast artificial chromosome
Zygote
Zygotene

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