The genetic kaleidoscope of vision

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Douglas Wahlsten, Visiting Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Site-specific phenotypic effects of the 73 known alleles in the rhodopsin gene that cause retinal degeneration are difficult to interpret because most alleles are documented in only one case or one family, which means variation in effects could actually arise from interactions with other loci. However, sample sizes necessary to detect epistatk. interaction may place an answer to this question beyond our grasp.

Additional Information

Publication
Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 1995, 18(3),490-492.
Language: English
Date: 1995
Keywords
Vision, Genetic aspects, Retina, Retinal degredation, Links