How are epistasis and polygenic inheritance similar but different?
Genes are the fundamental units of inheritance. They encode a functional biological molecule. The human genome has over 20,000 different genes. Most of these genes encode for molecules called proteins.
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Epistasis and polygenic inheritance are similar but different in that they both involve the action of multiple genes. However, in epistasis one gene...
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What is epistasis? Learn the epistasis definition and about epistatic genes. This includes learning the gene locus definition and epistatic interactions.