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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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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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last database update
10/15/2019
MGI 6.14
The Jackson Laboratory