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Multifactorial Inheritance MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Multifactorial Inheritance
Tree Number(s)
G05.420.590
Unique ID
D020412
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020412
Scope Note
A pattern of inheritance of a trait that includes the contributions from more than one gene.
Entry Term(s)
Complex Inheritance
Complex Traits
Multigenic Inheritance
Multigenic Traits
Oligogenic Inheritance
Oligogenic Traits
Polygenic Characters
Polygenic Inheritance
Polygenic Traits
Previous Indexing
specific disease /genetics (1967-1998)
See Also
Epistasis, Genetic
Genes, Modifier
Quantitative Trait, Heritable
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/10
Revision Date
2017/12/13
Multifactorial Inheritance Preferred
Polygenic Traits Related
Polygenic Characters Related
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