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Dihybrid cross



A genetic cross between individuals with different alleles for two gene loci of interest


Dihybrid cross as used by the geneticist, Gregor Mendel, helped him to formulate his Law of Independent Assortment.

Word origin: Greek di- (two, twice, double)


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Somatic Fusion and Reproduction

... of both cell donors at the same time? Or is it similar to a dihybrid cross, where some plants would show one characteristic and another one another? Which leads ...

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by Thomas9666
Thu Jan 09, 2014 5:15 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Somatic Fusion and Reproduction
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What is true breeding?

... Is it something like this: RR x RR or RR x rr Rr x Rr is a mono hybrid cross, and RrBb x RrBb is a dihybrid cross correct?

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by MissionCO
Sun May 06, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: What is true breeding?
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Views: 10504

Determining (P) plants from F2 data

... Here is the problem from the lab: Materials: F2 generation corn ears (dihybrid cross) Proceedure Two breeding parental (P) corn strains were crossed by dusting the flowers ...

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by aiyana1228
Mon Mar 19, 2012 3:36 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Determining (P) plants from F2 data
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Views: 1877

Genetics (dihybrid cross and Punnet sqares)

Just do a dihybrid cross utilizing a Punnet Square: HC and hc. Then work in the percentages you got from the results based on the ...

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by HelpPleaseThankYou
Wed Feb 29, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics (dihybrid cross and Punnet sqares)
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Views: 2055

Genetics (dihybrid cross and Punnet sqares)

Please help! The question says: Predict what offspring (express the results in % males versus % female) might result between a woman who is DIHYBRID for Hemophilia and Colorblindness (both Sex linked) and man who is NORMAL for both traits. I know that I have to set up two Punnet squares, and ...

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by vbangel114
Wed Feb 15, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics (dihybrid cross and Punnet sqares)
Replies: 1
Views: 2055
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