TITLE

hemizygosity

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p961
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "hemizygosity" is presented. Hemizygosity means possessing only one of the gene pair that determines particular genetic trait. The term originated from the Greek words "hemi," which means half, and "zygotos," which means yoked. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21230412

 

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