sex-linked inheritance

the pattern of inheritance shown by genes carried on a sex (X or Y) chromosome, differing for males and females. See also under gene and trait.

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  • sex-linked inheritance — sex linked inheritance. См. сцепленное с полом наследование. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • sex-controlled inheritance — sex controlled inheritance. = sex linked inheritance (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • sex-limited inheritance — sex limited inheritance. = sex linked inheritance (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • sex-linked characteristic —    A pattern of inheritance shown by genes carried on a sex chromosomes (usually the X) …   Forensic science glossary

  • Y-linked inheritance — Inheritance of genes on the Y chromosome. Since only males normally have a Y chromosome, Y linked genes can only be transmitted from father to son. Y linked inheritance is also called holandric inheritance. It has often been said that little is… …   Medical dictionary

  • Human disorders attributable to sex-linked recessive inheritance — ▪ Table Human disorders attributable to sex linked recessive inheritance trait conspicuous signs hemophilia A bleeding tendency with joint involvement Duchenne muscular dystrophy progressive muscle weakness Lesch Nyhan syndrome cerebral palsy,… …   Universalium

  • Sex linkage — is the phenotypic expression of an allele that is related to the chromosomal sex of the individual. This mode of inheritance is in contrast to the inheritance of traits on autosomal chromosomes, where both sexes have the same probability of… …   Wikipedia

  • Inheritance, Y-linked — Inheritance of genes on the Y chromosome. Since only males normally have a Y chromosome, Y linked genes can only be transmitted from father to son. Y linked inheritance is also called holandric inheritance. It has often been said that little is… …   Medical dictionary

  • sex chromosome — n a chromosome (as the X chromosome or the Y chromosome in humans) of a sexually reproducing eukaryotic organism that is directly concerned with the inheritance of sex, that contains the genes governing the inheritance of various sex linked and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Inheritance — Not something that is contained in a will, but rather a gene, chromosome or genome that is transmitted from parent to child. The pattern of inheritance is the manner in which a gene is transmitted. For example, the pattern of inheritance may be… …   Medical dictionary


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