Genetic Regulation of Phenotypic Plasticity and Canalisation in Yeast Growth

@article{Yadav2016GeneticRO,
  title={Genetic Regulation of Phenotypic Plasticity and Canalisation in Yeast Growth},
  author={Anupama Yadav and Kaustubh D. Dhole and Himanshu Sinha},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2016},
  volume={11}
}
The ability of a genotype to show diverse phenotypes in different environments is called phenotypic plasticity. Phenotypic plasticity helps populations to evade extinctions in novel environments, facilitates adaptation and fuels evolution. However, most studies focus on understanding the genetic basis of phenotypic regulation in specific environments. As a result, while it’s evolutionary relevance is well established, genetic mechanisms regulating phenotypic plasticity and their overlap with… 
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