Human eye color genetics

Mary K. Kuhner mkkuhner at phylo.genetics.washington.edu
Wed Jan 17 19:54:45 EST 1996


Differently colored eyes probably indicate that a mutation
occured early in an individual's development, so that some of
his/her cells contain one form and some the other form. 
The technical term is "mosaicism".

Mary Kuhner mkkuhner at genetics.washington.edu



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