Dominance in genetics is a relationship between alleles of one gene, in which
the effect on phenotype of one allele masks the contribution of a second allele at
the same locus. The first allele is d...
Noun, 1. recessive allele - an allele that produces its characteristic phenotype
only when its paired allele is identical. recessive · allele, allelomorph - (genetics)
an allele that produces its characteristic phenotype only when its paired allele is
Jan 25, 2016 ... Alleles are described as either dominant or recessive depending on their ... For
example, the allele for brown eyes is dominant, therefore you ...
Jul 26, 2004 ... recessive allele. Definition: Search for: ... An allele whose phenotypic effect is not
expressed in a heterozygote. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P ...
A dominant allele produces a dominant phenotype in individuals who have one
copy of the allele, which can come from just one parent. For a recessive allele to
A recessive allele only shows if the individual has two copies of the recessive
allele. For example, the allele for blue eyes is recessive. You need two copies of
When a trait is recessive, an individual must have two copies of a recessive allele
to express the trait. Recessive alleles are denoted by a lowercase letter (a ...
Oct 11, 2006 ... A recessive Allele results in expression of the recessive characteristic if there is
no dominant allele present. Trait in organism wont appear in ...
Aug 21, 2000 ... q = frequency of the recessive allele in the population p<sup>2</sup> = percentage of
homozygous ... q<sup>2</sup> = percentage of homozygous recessive individuals