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Assortment

Assortment

in genetics, the relationship between nonallelic genetic traits that are transmitted from parent to child more or less independently in accordance with the degree of linkage between the respective loci.


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... mitosis? b. What combination(s) of chromosomes are possible in haploid cells following both divisions of meiosis? (Hint: remember independent assortment)

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by lachatausa
Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:55 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: genetic
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Need some help segregation - independent assortment!!!

... Segregation means that these alleles are separated during gamete formation and there is only one allele in a gamete, not both. Independent assortment states that one allele does not affect the assortment (into gametes) of the other. They are random.

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by supersapien
Fri Nov 29, 2013 2:36 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need some help segregation - independent assortment!!!
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Need some help segregation - independent assortment!!!

How does the segregation of genes on the same chromosome differ from independent assortment of genes on different chromosomes??? If some one could help it would be grand :)

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by fernac13
Thu Nov 28, 2013 4:23 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need some help segregation - independent assortment!!!
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Why does music influence our emotions?

Music is an assortment of rhythmic acoustics - why does it so often affect our emotions?

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by Coelacanth
Sun Oct 13, 2013 6:26 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why does music influence our emotions?
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Views: 443

independent assortment

Whenever independent assortment is mentioned, it's in the context of meiosis I. However, if crossing over occurs, sister chromatids are no longer identical so diversity should be increased during meiosis II because of independent assortment ...

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by leeroykincaid
Fri Apr 12, 2013 7:28 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: independent assortment
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