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A dimple is a small natural indentation in the flesh on a part of the human body, most notably in the cheek or on the chin. Contents. 1 Characteristics; 2 Anatomy; 3 See also; 4 References; 5 Extern...

Genetic Traits: Dimples

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The truth is that dimples are actually genetic defects that are caused by shortened facial muscles. ... A single dimple on one cheek is a rare phenomenon.

Modifier genes - Understanding Genetics - The Tech Museum of ...

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Sep 3, 2004 ... Hello, I am trying to understand more about the gene that is responsible for cheek dimples and chin dimples. I understand how a set of parents ...

Are Dimples a Birth Defect

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Cheek dimples are formed by the double or bifid zygomaticus major muscle. Sometimes ... The genetics of dimples is actually rather interesting. Dimples are a  ...

Genetics and Inheritance:Why owning a pair of genes matter - MIT

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If both of your parents have dimples (small dents in the cheek, which become ... Genetics is the study of how certain features are transferred from generation to ...

10 Human Genetic Traits of Simple Inheritance: Which Do You Have?

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... your father? Take this simple genetic quiz and learn about the genes that you possess. ... Girl with cleft chin, dimples and blue eyes (no melanin). Continued.

Dimples Are A Genetic Flaw - Just Science

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Oct 6, 2014 ... So what is it that makes dimples a genetic flaw? Dimples ... For a little bonus coolness about dimples, they don't always show on both cheeks.

Genetic traits

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Mendelian Genetics. Mendel studied ... Dimples: Dimples (dominant trait) vs. ... If a person has only one dimple, they should be counted as having dimples.

Human Traits | ASU - Ask A Biologist

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cleft chin. chin without cleft. Cheek dimples (dominant). No cheek dimples ( recessive). Cheek dimples. no cheek dimples ... Solving a Genetic Mystery.

What are Dimples? (with pictures)

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Dimples are indentations in the skin, particularly on the cheeks. A genetic trait, dimples are most often caused by...

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The Genetics of Dimples. The Inheritance Pattern of Cheek Dimples ...

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Sep 23, 2009 ... What are the genetics of dimples? Why do some people get cheek dimples and chin dimples? An article about genetic traits dimples.

Myths of Human Genetics: Cheek Dimples - University of Delaware

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Dec 8, 2011 ... Whether you have dimples in your cheeks is NOT determined by a single gene; this page reviews the evidence.

Why Do People Have Dimples? The Reason Some Smiles Are So ...

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May 18, 2015 ... But cheek dimples are a little more complicated. ... It's generally agreed that dimples are genetic — but there's an argument about the details.