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Genetics Terms Beginning With M

Macromolecule Major histocompatibility complex (MHC)
Manx Map unit (m.u.)
Mapping Mapping function
Marfan's syndrome Marker
Marker retention Mate-killer
Maternal effect Maternal effect lethal
Maternal inheritance Mating type
Matroclinous inheritance Mean
Mean fitness of the population W(bar) Medium
Meiocyte Meiosis
Meiospore Melting of DNA
Mendelian ratio Mendel's first law
Mendel's second law Merozygote
Messenger RNA (mRNA) Met
Metabolism Metacentric chromosome
Metafemale Metagon
Metamale Metamere
Metaphase Metaphase plate
Metastasis Methylation
Metrical variation Microtubules
Midparent value Migration
Mimicry Minimal medium
Mismatch repair Missense mutation
Mitochondrial cytopathy Mitochondrion
Mitosis Mitotic apparatus
Mitotic crossover Mixed codon family
Mobile genetic element Mode
Modifier gene Molecular chaperone
Molecular evolutionary clock Molecular genetics
Molecular imprinting Monocistronic mRNA
Monoclonal antibody Monoecious plant
Monohybrid Monohybrid cross
Monoploid Monosomic
Morphological species concept Mosaic
Mosaicism MtDNA
M.u. Mu particle
Mu phage Mullerian mimicry
Multihybrid Multimeric structure
Multinomial expansion Multiple allelism
Multiple-factor hypothesis Multiple-hit hypothesis
Multiplicity of infection (moi) Mutability
Mutagen Mutant
Mutant allele Mutant screening
Mutant site Mutation
Mutation breeding Mutation event
Mutation frequency Mutation rate
Mutational dissection Mutational load
Mutator mutation Muton

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