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phe·no·type

 (fē′nə-tīp′)
n.
1.
a. The observable physical or biochemical characteristics of an organism, as determined by both genetic makeup and environmental influences.
b. The expression of a specific trait, such as stature or blood type, based on genetic and environmental influences.
2. An individual or group of organisms exhibiting a particular phenotype.

phe′no·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk), phe′no·typ′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
phe′no·typ′i·cal·ly adv.

phenotype

(ˈfiːnəʊˌtaɪp)
n
(Biology) the physical and biochemical characteristics of an organism as determined by the interaction of its genetic constitution and the environment. Compare genotype
phenotypic, ˌphenoˈtypical adj
ˌphenoˈtypically adv

phe•no•type

(ˈfi nəˌtaɪp)

n.
1. the observable constitution of an organism.
2. the appearance of an organism resulting from the interaction of the genotype and the environment. Compare genotype.
[< German Phänotypus (1909); see pheno-, -type]
phe`no•typ′ic (-ˈtɪp ɪk) phe`no•typ′i•cal, adj.
phe`no•typ′i•cal•ly, adv.

phe·no·type

(fē′nə-tīp′)
The physical appearance of an organism as distinguished from its genetic makeup. The phenotype of an organism depends on which genes are dominant and on the interaction between genes and environment. Compare genotype.

phenotype

The physical appearance of organism that results from the interaction between a genotype and the environment.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.phenotype - what an organism looks like as a consequence of the interaction of its genotype and the environment
physical composition, composition, make-up, makeup, constitution - the way in which someone or something is composed
Translations

phenotype

nPhänotyp(us) m

phenotype

[ˈfiːnəʊˌtaɪp] nfenotipo

phe·no·type

n. fenotipo, características visibles de un organismo como resultado de interacción entre el ambiente y los factores hereditarios.

phenotype

n fenotipo
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Comparison of SHBG, testosterone, and insulin levels between normal SHBG and variant SHBG phenotype groups is presented in Table 3.
The hypertriglyceridemic waist (HW) phenotype (13) has been proposed to be a tool to diagnose and predict the presence of the atherogenic metabolic triad of nontraditional risk factors (hyperinsulinemia, hyperapobetalipoproteinemia, and increased levels of small, dense LDL particles).
Percentages for Rhesus D phenotype for male and female subjects were 91.85% and 90.37% respectively.
Broad autism phenotype is a condition involving milder forms of traits that are commonly associated with autism spectrum disorder such as communication deficits, behavioral routines, and distaste for change, explains Deisinger.
MODULATION OF MACROPHAGE PHENOTYPE USING NANOPARTICLE-DELIVERED GENE THERAPY FOR TREATMENT OF INFLAMMATORY DISEASES.
Borrowing the term "phenotype" from the genetics literature, which characterizes the observable traits of an organism, we sought to identify hospital phenotypes featuring distinct patterns in value of care for heart failure hospitalizations.
Keywords: Naked-Neck, Phenotype, Sex, Carcass Characteristics.
Perlara will also engineer and phenotype APOL1 G1 and G2 risk allele nematode models.
It may be underestimated because of underdiagnosis of mild phenotype. CdLS patients have a distinguishing facial appearance, namely synophrys joining at the midline and with an arched appearance of the eyebrows, thick, and long eyelashes, extending down to the bridge of the nose, long prominent philtrum with down-turned lip corners short and flattened nose, hirsute forehead, and cutis marmorata.
MSCs induced to have enhanced anti-inflammatory function (MSC2 phenotype) and those induced to have reinforced pro-inflammatory function (MSC1 phenotype) using the technology are more likely to migrate to injury sites and express higher homogeneity compared with naive, uninduced mesenchymal stem cells, indicating their therapeutic potential as highly safe and effective agents.
The statistical association between inducible Clindamycin resistance phenotype and Methicillin-resistant S.