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Genetics Terms Beginning With R

R factor R plasmid
RAM mutation Random genetic drift
Random mating Random strand analysis
Reading frame Readthrough
Realized heritability Reannealing
Rec system Receptor element
Recessive Recessive allele
Recessive phenotype Reciprocal altruism
Reciprocal cross Reciprocal translocation
Recombinant Recombinant DNA
Recombinant DNA technology Recombinant frequency (RF)
Recombination Recombinational repair
Recon Reduction division
Redundant DNA Regression
Regression coefficient Regulator element
Regulator gene Relative Darwinian fitness
Relaxed mutant Release factors (RFI and RF2)
Renner complex Repetitive DNA
Replica plating Replication
Replication fork Replicative transposition
Replicon Replisome
Reporter gene Repressible operon
Repression Repressor
Reproductive isolating mechanism Reproductive success
Repulsion Resistance transfer factor
Resolving power Restricted transduction
Restriction digest Restriction endonuclease
Restriction enzyme Restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP)
Restriction map Restrictive condition
Restrictive temperature Retinoblastoma
Retrotransposon (retroposon) Retrovirus
Reverse genetics Reverse transcriptase
Reversion RF
RFLP mapping Rho
Rho-dependent terminator Rho-independent terminator
Ribosome Ribozyme
RNA editing RNA in situ hybridization
RNA phage RNA polymerase
RNA replicase RNA (ribonucleic acid)
Robertsonian fusion Rolling-circle replication
RRNA (ribosomal RNA)  

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