coefficient of consanguinity


coefficient of consanguinity
the probability that a single allele derived from the same common ancestor is identical by descent in two individuals. See also c. of inbreeding and c.of relationship.

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  • coefficient of consanguinity — coefficient of consanguinity. = coefficient of parentage (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Consanguinity — Bernard Gui s Arbor genealogiae regum Francorum, showing consanguinity of the kings of France Consanguinity ( con (with/together) sanguine (blood) ity (no …   Wikipedia

  • Coefficient of inbreeding — A measure of how close two people are genetically to each another. The coefficient of inbreeding, symbolized by the letter F, is the probability that a person with two identical genes received both genes from one ancestor. Take a first cousin… …   Medical dictionary

  • consanguinity — /kon sang gwin i tee/, n. 1. relationship by descent from a common ancestor; kinship (distinguished from affinity). 2. close relationship or connection. [1350 1400; ME consanguinite ( < AF) < L consanguinitas. See CONSANGUINEOUS, ITY] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • coefficient — 1. The expression of the amount or degree of any quality possessed by a substance, or of the degree of physical or chemical change normally occurring in that substance under stated conditions. 2. The ratio or factor that relates a quantity… …   Medical dictionary

  • Coefficient of relationship — In population genetics, Sewall Wright s coefficient of relationship or coefficient of relatedness or relatedness or r is defined as 2 times the Coefficient of Inbreeding.[1] The Coefficient of Relatedness (or: coefficient of kinship) is defined… …   Wikipedia

  • Consanguinity — Blood relationship because of common ancestry.Everyone carries rare recessive alleles, rare genes that are generally innocuous in the heterozygous state but that in the company of another gene of the same type are capable of causing an autosomal… …   Medical dictionary

  • коэффициент родства — Вероятность гомологии генов родителей, приводящей к образованию гомозиготы; К.р. родителей равен коэффициенту инбридинга, рассчитанному для потомства. [Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А. Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов 1995 407с.]… …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • коэффициент родства — coefficient of parentage (kinship, consanguinity) коэффициент родства. Вероятность гомологии генов родителей, приводящей к образованию гомозиготы; К.р. родителей равен коэффициенту инбридинга <coefficient of inbreeding>, рассчитанному для… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Cousin marriage — Charles Darwin and his wife Emma were first cousins. Cousin marriage is marriage between two cousins. In various jurisdictions and cultures, such marriages range from being considered ideal and actively encouraged, to being uncommon but still… …   Wikipedia


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