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Definition of the adjective Uniparental

What does Uniparental mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. From but one parent.

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects (2009)

by James Wynbrandt, Mark D. Ludman

uniparental disomy Having both CHROMOSOMES in a pair inherited from one parent. The possibility that one parent could contribute both chromosomes was first suggested in ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Guenter Kahl

Uniparental disomics 2523 a specific restriction site at the 3′ end of the cDNA. After restriction at this site the cDNA can be cloned into an appropriately linearized vector in a predictable orientation (→ forced cloning). See for example ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)

With 213 Tables by Florian Lang

Maternal Uniparental Disomy for Chromosome 16 1267 Prevalence No reliable data are available. Masocytosis is generally regarded as a rare disease, although an unknown number of cases ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Nutrition, Four-Volume Set (2005)

by Lindsay Allen, Andrew Prentice

2–13 region; 28% of patients have maternal uniparental disomy. Approximately 1% of patients have mutations within the imprinting center, which has a higher recurrence risk unlike patients with deletions and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Science and Technology (2001)

by James S. Trefil

Uniparental disomy has been linked to several diseases, and is believed to have its origins in another genetic "mistake" called nondisjunction. Nondisjunction is when homologous chromosomes fail to separate during gamete formation.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forensic Sciences (2012)

Human mtDNA is believed to be inherited solely via the maternal lineage, although paternal leakage and a doubly uniparental mode of transmission are established in some animal species. There are at least two mechanisms by which the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics (2014)

by Eric C.R. Reeve

Uniparental disomy A predictable outcome of the high frequency of chromosomal error in human meiosis is that the probability of simultaneous but complementary error occurring in both the meiosis giving rise to the sperm and to the egg is not ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2013)

by Robert C. King, Pamela Mulligan, William Stansfield

uniovular twins monozygotic twins uniparental disomy See disomy. uniparental inheritance all offspring of a given mating seem to have received a phenomenon in which certain phenotypes from ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopaedia of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (2014)

by John M. Hancock, Marketa J. Zvelebil

Breakdown ofnormal imprinting mechanisms (whichmay arisevia defectsin methylation; duplication; translocation; or defectsin meiosisthatleadto uniparental disomy)such that individualsinherit either zero ortwoexpressed copies of ausually ...

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Scrabble value of U1N1I1P3A1R1E1N1T1A1L1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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