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Descriptor English: Genetics, Behavioral
Descriptor Spanish: Genética Conductual
Descriptor Portuguese: Genética Comportamental
Descriptor French: Génétique du comportement
Entry term(s): Behavioral Genetics
Psychogenetics
Tree number(s): F04.096.276
H01.158.273.343.290
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005824
Scope note: The experimental study of the relationship between the genotype of an organism and its behavior. The scope includes the effects of genes on simple sensory processes to complex organization of the nervous system.
Annotation: specialty or general; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
RE radiation effects
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Behavior (1966-1967)
Behavior, Animal (1966-1967)
Genetics (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Entry Version: GENET BEHAVIORAL
Related: Sociobiology MeSH
DeCS ID: 5958
Unique ID: D005824
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Genetics, Behavioral - Preferred
Concept UI M0009140
Scope note The experimental study of the relationship between the genotype of an organism and its behavior. The scope includes the effects of genes on simple sensory processes to complex organization of the nervous system.
Preferred term Genetics, Behavioral
Entry term(s) Behavioral Genetics
Psychogenetics - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0009141
Preferred term Psychogenetics



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