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Epistasis, Genetic

Introduction: Epistasis, Genetic

Description of Epistasis, Genetic

Epistasis, Genetic: A gene interaction whereby the expression of one gene interfers with or masks the expression of a different gene or genes. Genes whose expression interfers with or masks the effects of other genes are said to be epistatic to the effected genes. Genes whose expression is effected (blocked or masked) are hypostatic to the interfering genes.
Source: MeSH 2007

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  • Deviation, Epistatic
  • Epistatic Deviation
  • Genes, Epistatic
  • Genes, Hypostatic
  • Genetic Hypostasis
  • Hypostasis, Genetic

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

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