Surprising Observations

Surprising Observations By Andrea GawrylewskiMendel upended? Slideshow: Images from the lab of Susan LolleLolle and her colleagues observed an inheritance pattern in hothead plants that didn't match what classical genetic laws would predict. Instead of first generation progeny inheriting their parents' alleles, 10% had wild-type alleles.

Andrea Gawrylewski
Feb 1, 2008

Surprising Observations

By Andrea Gawrylewski

Lolle and her colleagues observed an inheritance pattern in hothead plants that didn't match what classical genetic laws would predict. Instead of first generation progeny inheriting their parents' alleles, 10% had wild-type alleles.

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