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Genetic effects of interest to breeders, namely breeding values and dominance deviations of individuals, are functions of the action of alleles at individual loci.
iii) How does inbreeding affect the relationship between dominance deviations and breeding values?
01) indicating that these dominance deviations are attributed to parental arrays and b3' was highly significant (Pless than 0.
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Estimates of additive variance for eicosenoic and P/S ratio in the 1993 rainy environment could include a component due to dominance deviations and thus could be biased upward (Mather and Jinks, 1971).