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Polymorphism, Genetic

The regular and simultaneous occurrence in a single interbreeding population of two or more discontinuous genotypes. The concept includes differences in genotypes ranging in size from a single nucleotide site (POLYMORPHISM, SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE) to large nucleotide sequences visible at a chromosomal level.

Year introduced: 2005(1968)

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Tree Number(s): G05.365.795

MeSH Unique ID: D011110

Entry Terms:

  • Polymorphisms, Genetic
  • Genetic Polymorphism
  • Genetic Polymorphisms
  • Gene Polymorphism
  • Gene Polymorphisms
  • Polymorphism, Gene
  • Polymorphisms, Gene
  • Polymorphism (Genetics)
  • Polymorphisms (Genetics)

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