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gen·o·type

 (jĕn′ə-tīp′, jē′nə-)
n.
1. The genetic makeup, as distinguished from the physical appearance, of an organism or a group of organisms.
2. The combination of alleles located on homologous chromosomes that determines a specific characteristic or trait.
3. A specific combination of alleles at one or more loci on a chromosome.

[Greek genos, race; see genə- in Indo-European roots + Latin typus, type; see type.]

gen′o·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk), gen′o·typ′i·cal adj.
gen′o·typ′i·cal·ly adv.

genotype

(ˈdʒɛnəʊˌtaɪp)
n
1. (Genetics) the genetic constitution of an organism
2. (Genetics) a group of organisms with the same genetic constitution
genotypic, ˌgenoˈtypical adj
ˌgenoˈtypically adv
genotypicity n

gen•o•type

(ˈdʒɛn əˌtaɪp, ˈdʒi nə-)

n.
1. the genetic makeup of an organism or group of organisms with reference to a single trait or set of traits.
2. the sum total of genes transmitted from parent to offspring. Compare phenotype.
[< German Genotypus (1909); see gene, -o-, -type]
gen`o•typ′ic (-ˈtɪp ɪk) gen`o•typ′i•cal, adj.

gen·o·type

(jĕn′ə-tīp′, jē′nə-tīp′)
The genetic makeup of an organism as distinguished from its physical characteristics. Compare phenotype.

genotype

The genetic makeup of an organism.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genotype - a group of organisms sharing a specific genetic constitution
biological group - a group of plants or animals
biotype - organisms sharing a specified genotype or the genotype (or peculiarities) so shared
2.genotype - the particular alleles at specified loci present in an organism
physical composition, composition, make-up, makeup, constitution - the way in which someone or something is composed
Translations
genotyp
genotype
perimä

genotype

[ˈdʒenəʊtaɪp] Ngenotipo m

genotype

nGenotyp(us) m, → Erbgut nt

genotype

[ˈdʒɛnəʊˈtaɪp] ngenotipo

gen·o·type

n. genotipo, constitución genética de un organismo.

genotype

n genotipo
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The Beef Improvement Center would like to have the resulting genotypes research from the BovineSNP50, this is preferred as these new genotypes would then be synonymous with the data the Center already possesses.
In a phase III clinical trial, doctors administered sofosbuvir and ribavirin to a total of 223 HIV-1 patients chronically co-infected with hepatitis C (genotypes 1, 2 or 3) either for 12 weeks (for treatment-naive patients with genotype 2 or 3) or for 24 weeks (for treatment-naive patents with genotype 1 or treatment-experienced patents with genotype 2 or 3).
In experiments comparing the performance of promising genotypes of temperate regions (EHBYTM-81), Were studied, 20 hulless barley genotypes, promising in a randomized complete block design the analysis consists of three stations and Karaj, Varamin and Zarghan six genotypes genotypes with the numbers 1, 2, 5, 7, 11 and 18, respectively, with an average yield of 5635, 5524, 4936, 5625 5664 and 4763 (kg\ha) As for the evaluation and selection of superior genotypes were selected to the field.
also concluded that because only genotype II (reported as genotype I) was identified in their samples, "[it] excludes the possibility that Asian genotypes previously circulated in Brazil.
A molecular phylogenetic analysis classifies HEV into four major genotypes (2).
they had the TT genotype), and patients with premature cardiovascular disease who had the CT (n = 76) and CC (n = 67) genotypes were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, 1.
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) [3] demonstrates a high degree of sequence variation, which provides the basis for grouping the virus into 6 major genotypes and multiple subtypes (1, 2).
There are seven genotypes of hepatitis B, which are forms of the virus whose DNA differ from each other, explains study coauthor Ming-Whei Yu, an epidemiologist at National Taiwan University in Taipei.
Alternatively, if genotypes should be understood as pure information, an essentially intellectual construct, doesn't this make them something of a linguistic, even metaphysical, quagmire for the geneticists investigating them?
There were significant differences in response rates to standard interferon-a among the most common HBV genotypes: European study participants who were genotype A had significantly higher response rates than those who were genotype D.
HCV takes many forms that can be classified into six main genotypes and more than 90 subtypes.
The authors suggest that if lead influences blood pressure by directly interacting with the proteins coded for by the VDR gene, the different genotypes would have produced different effects on the measured relationships between lead concentrations and blood pressure.