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Two questions

Postby dreamtim » Tue Sep 11, 2012 9:47 am

Hallo everyone

I have two question
11.How miosis occur in haploid organisms?
2.I have a problame to understand the term allel, is two genes together are allel?
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Postby JackBean » Tue Sep 11, 2012 10:16 am

1. during mitosis it doesn't matter, whether an organism has 3 or 50 chromosomes, whether is it diploid or haploid
2. alleles are different versions of one gene, i.e. located on single locus (physical part of chromosome)
http://www.biolib.cz/en/main/

Cis or trans? That's what matters.
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Re: Two questions

Postby dreamtim » Wed Sep 12, 2012 10:17 am

Thank you

I didn't understand the first answer, i asked about miosis
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Postby JackBean » Wed Sep 12, 2012 11:36 am

You mean contraction of pupils? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miosis

How is that related to ploidy?
http://www.biolib.cz/en/main/

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Postby dreamtim » Wed Sep 12, 2012 4:03 pm

I understood by myself:) thank you!
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Re: Two questions

Postby david23 » Wed Sep 12, 2012 8:22 pm

lol very nice
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