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Glossary Term Non-Mendelian
Definition
  1. That type of inheritance in which a specific trait is affected by a set of alleles of a multiple genes. Synonym: Polygenic
  2. That type of inheritance in which genetic information is transmitted other than by nuclear genes. See Epigenetic, Mitochondria.

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last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory