Gene Expression, Breandan Kennedy, Expression Pathology, Invitrogen | GenomeWeb

Gene Expression Studies Yield Clues on ‘Hybrid Vigor’

A group of scientists has used gene expression assays to explore the nature of hybrid vigor, or heterosis, the phenomenon that occurs in plants such as corn when different genetic lines are crossed, resulting in higher yields than either of the parental lines could produce themselves.

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