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What phase is responsible for me looking like my father?

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What phase is responsible for me looking like my father?

Postby blackrat » Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:45 pm

I don't understand the movements and division of this things. What movement in a phase of the meiosis caused me to look allot like my father? I know for a fact that its not the prophase I, but i dont understand which other phase could be, they all look and do the same thing to me..

Also if you could help me on this, How many ovules are produced by each primary oocyte? Its not 2.

I apreciate the help, i have to write a paper but i dont understand any of this, i just need a place to start it without making the same mistakes i did last time. I just need to know which is the right answer of the question and i'll just copy paste the information from wikipedia.
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Postby JackBean » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:37 pm

Probably the one where are chromosomes segregatted. Or more specifically, where they are attached to different sides of the cell.
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Postby Luxorien » Sat Mar 10, 2012 6:30 pm

I just need to know which is the right answer of the question and i'll just copy paste the information from wikipedia.


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Re: What phase is responsible for me looking like my father?

Postby javedshaikm » Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:27 pm

Prophase 1 of Meiosis - where crossing over takes place, and the genes responsible for the formation your father's facial muscle and other organs on his face would have been intact during the cross over...

Ref - GENE THERAPY: Treating Disease by Repairing Genes
by Joseph Panno, Ph. D.
ISBN 0-8160-6602-7
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