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College of Cat Genetics: Part 5
by Patricia Turner
The following questions are based on information contained in Study
At the Albino locus only three genes have yet been established in cats.
These genes are Full colour (symbolized as C),
Burmese (symbolized as cb)
and Siamese (symbolized as cs).
Burmese is partially dominant to Siamese. What is the genotype of
the heterozygote for Burmese and Siamese and how can its appearance be
Why would the kittens resulting from matings between Burmese and Siamese
be of indeterminate type?