Y-linked inheritance

Y-linked in·her·i·tance

the pattern of inheritance that may result from a mutant gene located on a Y chromosome.

Y-linked inheritance

Holandric inheritance Genetics Inheritance by genes on the Y chromosome. See X-linked inheritance.

Y-link·ed in·her·i·tance

(lingkt in-heri-tăns)
The pattern of inheritance that may result from a mutant gene located on a Y chromosome.

Y-linked inheritance

inheritance determined by loci on the Y chromosome.
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With reference to genotype on a single locus, there are twenty five different parent unions possible in nuclear pedigrees, six for each of autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, X-linked dominant, X-linked recessive (6+6+6+6 = 24) and one for Y-linked inheritance pattern.
As described earlier, with reference to genotype on a single locus, there are twenty five different parent unions possible in nuclear pedigrees, six for each of autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, X-linked dominant, X-linked recessive (6+6+6+6 = 24) and one for Y-linked inheritance pattern.