test cross


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test cross

in experimental genetics, a deliberate mating designed to test claims about the pattern of inheritance of one or more traits.
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This was not the tough test Cross could have done with ahead of that clash, but shrewd manager Tony McEntee will ensure a fiercely competitive environment exists in-house, a policy which has served the club specialists so well.
2] plants that produced resistant test cross progeny and appeared to be homozygous were identified and subsequently intercrossed to produce M6-2.
The test cross data pertaining to the crosses between these [F.
Triple test cross analysis of disomically inherited traits expressed in triploid tissues.
Statistical procedures used to detect epistasis, genotype x environment interactions in triple test cross, to estimate the additive and dominance components of variance, and degree of dominance for different traits, were previously described (Upadhyaya and Nigam, 1998).
The method for detecting epistasis was triple test cross (Kearsey and Jinks, 1968) as modified by Ketata et al.
n] into temperate japonica cultivars, in which case the test cross would be japonica/javanica//indica.
1] 414 96 Test cross 495 95 Callus with quality rating([dagger]) Population/cross 1 2 3 % Jay 83.