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Study examines how higher-order gene combinations help maintain ... -
We inherit many traits from our parents including the color of our eyes and hair. Unfortunately, we also inherit risk factors for certain diseases such as cancer, heart disease, and diabetes. Understanding those genetic connections can help prevention ...

A non-coding RNA lasso catches proteins in breast cancer cells - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
The research has been carried out by researchers from Aarhus University's Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics in Berlin. Ulf Andersson Vang Ørom, Associate Professor at Aarhus University, has ...

Genetic transcription 'pause' is focus of NASA grant - Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Chronicle
Charles Danko, assistant professor of genetics and molecular biology at the Baker Institute for Animal Health, will investigate that question with a three-year, $790,000 grant from NASA's Exobiology program. “NASA is interested in understanding how ...

Practical Color and Coat Length Genetics for Abyssinian and Somali Breeders

Sydney - Australia

Article reproduced from the Abysinnian Breeder magazine explaining Abysinnian and Somali coat color inheritance.

United States

Promotes and encourages the exchange of information among breeders and owners of Somali cats.

Genetics of Coat Colour Inheritance
New Zealand

Illustrated online color predictor for black, red and pointed series.

Cat Color Genetics Primer
United Kingdom

Article describing color and pattern genetics of pedigreed cats. Includes free software for computing mating color predictions.

Icelandic Sheep Color and Pattern Genetics
United States

Color and pattern genetic theory with pattern and color charts in order of dominance.

Simple Genetics for Cat Judges and Breeders

Brief explanations of various terms and description of the genetics behind pigmentation and breeding.

Color Vision, Color Deficiency
United States

Web designer Diane Wilson describes how people with varying degrees of color blindness experience web sites.

Color and Color Vision

Explores color specification, chromatic aberration, color variant vision, and related topics.

Amplified fragment length polymorphism
United States

Short Wikipedia article.

Software for Amplified Fragment Length
United States

Article by Maurisa Riley and ChangSheng Jonathan Liu at SoftGenetics, LLC, State College, PA, USA. [PDF]

United States