The Influence Of Darwin's Theory Of Natural Selection

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Long ago, Darwin found a mechanism in the change of species (evolution), yet what he was missing was knowledge on the variation of change in a population, along with accounting for
The precise transmission of these variations from parents to offspring. Correspondingly, in the early 20th century when Mendel’s research was rediscovered, many geneticist were under the influence that his law of inheritance and Darwin’s theory of natural selection conflicted. Distinctly, Darwin emphasized on quantitative character, which vary along a continuum (influenced by multiple loci). Moreover, mutation is a result of the change in the nucleotide sequence of an organism's DNA. The cause of mutations is commonly attained in the somatic cells.
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