Example sentences for: adaptive

How can you use “adaptive” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Several studies have examined genetic variation and strain differentiation of Pmp proteins, which may be important for genetic flexibility and adaptive response.

  • Furthermore, because positive selection on APOBEC3G has operated for at least 30 million years and lentiviruses in general, and HIV in particular, are likely to be more recently evolved than this, it is clear that a broad range of retroviral pathogens have been responsible for the adaptive evolution of this particular immune gene (Sawyer et al.

  • But while admitting the plausibility of Gavrilets's models of speciation by genetic drift, they nevertheless maintain that “the models seem unnecessary when compared to adaptive ones” (p.

  • Thus, to further test the adaptive hypothesis we compared the level of sequence divergence within the LTR and its flanking intronic sequence between the two sibling species Drosophila melanogaster and Drosophila mauritiana . If the LTR-containing intron is under stabilizing selection, a lower than neutral rate of substitution would be expected.

  • The stabilisation of neural activity may have consequences for the generation of adaptive behaviour, which is constructed from neural activity.

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