Paternal mtDNA inheritance in animals varies. For example, in Mytilidae mussels, paternal mtDNA "is transmitted through the sperm and establishes itself only in the male gonad." In testing 172 sheep, "The Mitochondrial DNA from three lambs in two half-sib families were found to show paternal inheritance." There has been evidences that paternal leakage is an integral part of the inheritance of Drosophila simulans.
Read more about this topic: Paternal Mt DNA Transmission
Other articles related to "in animals, animals, animal":
... A number of drugs have been used in control fasciolosis in animals ... In animals, triclabendazole resistance was first described in Australia, later in Ireland and Scotland and more recently in the Netherlands ...
... has pens of varying shapes and sizes used to shelter large and small animals ... The pens used to shelter large animals are called stalls and are usually located on the lower floor ... are kept), often set up as a breakroom a feed room, where animal feed is stored - not typically part of a modern barn where feed bales are piled in a ...
... See also Animal sexual behaviour#Necrophilia Necrophilia is known to occur in animals, with a number of confirmed observations ...
Famous quotes containing the word animals:
“The alcoholic trance is not just a haze, as though the eyes were also unshaven. It is not a mere buzzing in the ears, a dizziness or disturbance of balance. One arrives in the garden again, at nursery time, when the gentle animals are fed and in all the world there are only toys.”
—William Gass (b. 1924)
“Of all animals the boy is the most unmanageable, inasmuch as he has the fountain of reason in him not yet regulated.”
—Plato (c. 427347 B.C.)