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Parental effects in ecology and evolution: mechanisms, processes and implications

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences

Apr 27, 2009

Alexander V Badyaev, Tobias Uller

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As is the case with any metaphor, parental effects mean different things to different biologists--from developmental induction of novel phenotypic variation to an evolved adaptation, and from epigenetic transference of essential developmental resources to a stage of inheritance and ecol...read more

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Study of Epigenetics
Developmental Induction
Organism
Bionomics
Selection, Genetic
Phenotype Determination
Maternal Care Patterns
Evolution, Molecular
Genetic Inheritance
Variation (Genetics)
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Parental effects in ecology and evolution: mechanisms, processes and implications

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences

Apr 27, 2009

Alexander V Badyaev, Tobias Uller

PMID: 19324619

DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2008.0302

Abstract

As is the case with any metaphor, parental effects mean different things to different biologists--from developmental induction of novel phenotypic variation to an evolved adaptation, and from epigenetic transference of essential developmental resources to a stage of inheritance and ecol...read more

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Study of Epigenetics
Developmental Induction
Organism
Bionomics
Selection, Genetic
460
2

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