Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The occurrence in members of a population of combinations of linked genes in non-random proportions.
- ‘This expression is general and independent from models that introduce linkage disequilibrium into a population.’
- ‘In Fig 1C, it is shown that gene conversion generates positive linkage disequilibrium.’
- ‘It is known that epistatic selection may produce significant linkage disequilibrium in natural populations.’
- ‘Upon population admixture, long-distance linkage disequilibrium is expected, which decays as time goes on.’
- ‘Last, we discuss how to estimate and interpret estimates of genetic effects in a population with loci in linkage disequilibrium.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.