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Maternal Inheritance

Known as: Effects, Maternal, Maternal Effect, Inherited, Maternally 
Transmission of genetic characters, qualities, and traits, solely from maternal extra-nuclear elements such as MITOCHONDRIAL DNA or MATERNAL… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Wolbachia are maternally inherited intracellular bacterial symbionts that are estimated to infect more than 60% of all insect… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • F. Champagne
  • Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 9629112
The transmission of traits across generations has typically been attributed to the inheritance by offspring of genomic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Here we report that increased pup licking and grooming (LG) and arched-back nursing (ABN) by rat mothers altered the offspring… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recently, the adaptive significance of maternal effects has been increasingly recognized. No longer are maternal effects… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
Part 1: Theoretical Considerations 1. The Evolutionary Genetics of Maternal Effects 2. The Influence of Direct and Indirect… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • W. Moore
  • Evolution; international journal of organic…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 22931906
An accurately resolved gene tree may not be congruent with the species tree because of lineage sorting of ancestral polymorphisms… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We develop quantitative‐genetic models for the evolution of multiple traits under maternal inheritance, in which traits are… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The earliest stages of development in most animals, including the few mammalian species that have been investigated, are… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Human mitochondrial DNA was obtained from peripheral blood platelets donated by the members of several independent families. The… Expand
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Review
1974
Review
1974
EUKARYOTIC cells contain a class of cytoplasmic DNA molecules which are found only within the mitochondria, where they replicate… Expand