An official website of the United States government.

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Concept Breadcrumbs

Preferred Term:

genetic heterogeneity

The presence of apparently similar characters for which the genetic evidence indicates that different genes or different genetic mechanisms are involved in different pedigrees.
Concept Schemes:
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • heterogeneity (genetics)
Download this Concept:
RDF/XMLCreated 2010-10-18, last modified 2016-07-13