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recurrent selection

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A breeding method that is designed to increase the frequency of favourable genes within a species, via repeated cycles of selection and selected crossing of individuals.

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recurrent selection

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A breeding method that is designed to increase the frequency of favourable genes within a species, via repeated cycles of selection and selected crossing of individuals.

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recurrent selection

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

A breeding method that is designed to increase the frequency of favourable genes within a species, via repeated cycles of

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recurrent selection

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

A *breeding method that is designed to increase the frequency of favourable *genes within a species, via repeated

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recurrent selection

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

A *breeding method that is designed to increase the frequency of favourable *genes within a species, via repeated

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Recurrent Positive Selection of the Drosophila Hybrid Incompatibility Gene <i>Hmr</i>

Shamoni Maheshwari, Jun Wang and Daniel A. Barbash.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

November 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6616 words.

Lethality in hybrids between Drosophila melanogaster and its sibling species Drosophila simulans is caused in part by the interaction of the genes Hybrid male rescue (Hmr) and Lethal hybrid...

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The molecular basis of recurrent pregnancy loss: impaired natural embryo selection

G. Teklenburg, Madhuri Salker, Cobi Heijnen, Nick S. Macklon and Jan J. Brosens.

in MHR: Basic science of reproductive medicine

December 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 6570 words.

Recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) is a common and distressing disorder. Chromosomal errors in the embryo are the single most common cause, whereas uterine factors are invariably invoked to...

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Characterizing Recurrent Positive Selection at Fast-Evolving Genes in <i>Drosophila miranda</i> and <i>Drosophila pseudoobscura</i>

Jeffrey D. Jensen and Doris Bachtrog.

in Genome Biology and Evolution

January 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Genetics and Genomics. 5122 words.

Characterizing the distribution of selection coefficients in natural populations remains a central challenge in evolutionary biology. We resequenced a subset of 19 fast-evolving...

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A History of Recurrent Positive Selection at the Toll-Like Receptor 5 in Primates

Gabriela Wlasiuk, Soofia Khan, William M. Switzer and Michael W. Nachman.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

April 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 9031 words.

Many genes involved in immunity evolve rapidly. It remains unclear, however, to what extent pattern-recognition receptors (PRRs) of the innate immune system in vertebrates are subject to...

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Recurrent selection for wider seedling leaves increases early biomass and leaf area in wheat (<i>Triticum aestivum</i> L.)

L. Zhang, R. A. Richards, A. G. Condon, D. C. Liu and G. J. Rebetzke.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

March 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8896 words.

The breeding of wheat with greater early vigour has potential to increase water- and nutrient-use efficiency, as well as to improve weed competitiveness to raise crop yields profitably....

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Session 60 – Recurrent miscarriage a matter of selection

in Human Reproduction

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

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A Randomized Phase II Selection Trial in Patients with Advanced/Recurrent Gastric Cancer: Trial for Advanced Stomach Cancer (TASC)

Satoshi Morita, Hideo Baba, Akira Tsuburaya, Hiroya Takiuchi, Takanori Matsui, Yoshihiko Maehara and Junichi Sakamoto.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 1541 words.

A randomized phase II clinical trial is being conducted for patients with advanced or recurrent gastric cancer, in order to select the most promising treatment for subsequent evaluation in...

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EPT-18A FEASIBILITY TRIAL OF RAPID TARGETED THERAPY SELECTION FOR CHILDREN WITH RECURRENT MALIGNANT BRAIN TUMORS

Bonnie Cole, Christina Lockwood, J. Russell Geyer and Sarah Leary.

in Neuro-Oncology

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 231 words.

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Determining the sustainable irregular condition: an analysis of an irregular mixed-species selection stand in Scotland based on recurrent inventories at 6-year intervals over 24 years

Andrew Cameron and Lewis Prentice.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

April 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5808 words.

While there is considerable interest in transforming even-aged stands into species-diverse, irregular structures, the rarity of stands close to the end of the transformation process has...

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Recurrent Positive Selection at Bgcn, a Key Determinant of Germ Line Differentiation, Does Not Appear to be Driven by Simple Coevolution with Its Partner Protein Bam

Vanessa L. Bauer DuMont, Heather A. Flores, Mark H. Wright and Charles F. Aquadro.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

January 2007; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5920 words.

Surveys of nucleotide sequence polymorphism in Drosophila melanogaster and Drosophila simulans were performed at 2 interacting loci crucial for gametogenesis: bag-of-marbles (bam) and benig...

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Recurrent miscarriage: a defect in nature’s quality control?

Siobhan Quenby, Gill Vince, Roy Farquharson and John Aplin.

in Human Reproduction

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4498 words.

Recent data on recurrent miscarriage (RM) is discussed in the framework of the selection failure hypothesis which states, ‘Recurrent miscarriage is the result of failure of the prevention of...

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nesidioblastosis <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 37 words.

a rare condition of childhood in which abnormal cells in the pancreas secrete a selection of hormones (including insulin) in an uncontrolled manner. This causes a variety of problems,...

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nesidioblastosis <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 61 words.

a rare condition of childhood in which abnormal cells in the pancreas fail to mature properly and secrete a selection of hormones (including insulin) in an uncontrolled manner. This causes...

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Artificial selection

Graham Bell.

in Selection

December 2007; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology. 22043 words.

Artificial selection provides a means of validating evolutionary principles, and is the basis of applied evolutionary biology. This chapter describes both short-term and long-term responses...

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Natural Selection on Synonymous and Nonsynonymous Mutations Shapes Patterns of Polymorphism in <i>Populus tremula</i>

Pär K. Ingvarsson.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

March 2010; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 9349 words.

One important goal of population genetics is to understand the relative importance of different evolutionary processes for shaping variation in natural populations. Here, I use multilocus...

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The impact of linked selection on plant genomic variation

Tanja Slotte.

in Briefings in Functional Genomics

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 4289 words.

Understanding the forces that shape patterns of genetic variation across the genome is a major aim in evolutionary genetics. An emerging insight from analyses of genome-wide polymorphism...

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