Some articles on paternal:
... genetics, there is debate over whether or not paternal mtDNA transmission is possible ... Many studies hold that paternal mtDNA is never transmitted to offspring ... infer the pedigree of the well-known "mitochondrial Eve." ” In sexual reproduction, paternal mitochondria found in the sperm are actively decomposed, thus preventing "paternal ...
Famous quotes containing the word paternal:
“My paternal grandmother would not light a fire on the Sabbath and piled all Sundays washing-up in a bucket, to be dealt with on Monday morning, because the Sabbath was a day of resta practice that made my paternal grandfather, the village atheist, as mad as fire. Nevertheless, he willed five quid to the minister, just to be on the safe side.”
—Angela Carter (19401992)