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Descriptor in English: Genetics, Behavioral
Descriptor in Spanish: Genética Conductual
Descriptor in Portuguese: Genética Comportamental
Descriptor in French: Génétique du comportement
Entry term(s): Behavioral Genetics
Psychogenetics
Tree number(s): F04.096.276
H01.158.273.343.290
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: SPEC or GEN; 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
History Note: 68
See also the descriptors: Sociobiology MeSH
DeCS UI: 5958
Descriptor UI: D005824
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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