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by hth610
Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: what is pair-end reads?
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what is pair-end reads?

I am confused with the concept of pair end read. How does it work?

Please help!
by hth610
Sat Jan 16, 2010 9:23 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's single-gene inheritance or not?
Replies: 7
Views: 5688

so the gene coding for height could essentially have alleles t,i,d,a...etc.? and what does this have any connection with polymorphism?
by hth610
Sat Jan 16, 2010 8:48 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's single-gene inheritance or not?
Replies: 7
Views: 5688

i am still confused..so if quantitative traits such as height is usually coded by several genes then what do the H, and h etc in the punnett square represent? alleles from one gene or several genes?
by hth610
Fri Jan 15, 2010 5:18 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's single-gene inheritance or not?
Replies: 7
Views: 5688

Mendel's single-gene inheritance or not?

"Mendel believed that a single gene was responsible for one single trait all by itself and now we know that many genes have control over the production of traits" I am confused by the part "many genes have control over the production of traits" If gene H determines one's height, ...