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Mendels second law

Mendels second law --> law of independent assortment As meiosis ends, genes on a pair of homologous chromosomes have been sorted out for distribution into one gamete or another, independently of gene pairs of other chromosomes.

Different hereditary factors assort independently when the gametes are formed; traits at linked loci are an exception.

Synonym: mendels second law.

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Genetics with Mitosis and Meiosis

... organism and that the two genes involved asoort independently. 2. State Mendels law of independent assortment and explain why it applies to meiotic cell division but NOT apply ...

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by 1fh2
Tue Jan 29, 2013 1:23 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics with Mitosis and Meiosis
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... Theres no ratio. The situation which you describe is sometimes called Mendels law of uniformity because all the progeny show the phenotype of the dominant allele, so it ...

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by Ultrashogun
Mon Nov 26, 2007 9:04 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: phenotype and genotype ratio
Replies: 19
Views: 193365

Answer 2

... the same chromosome? Why or why not? Answer: Not Necessarily . Read the Mendels Law of of Independendent Seggregation of gametes (or Independent Assortment). Accordingly, ...

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by cytochromeP
Sat Apr 09, 2005 9:44 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic Variation
Replies: 2
Views: 7384

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