One possible normal human haploid chromosomal complement

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Jason85
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One possible normal human haploid chromosomal complement

Post by Jason85 » Sun Mar 23, 2008 4:40 pm

Hello,


I have a simple question regarding this question: One possible normal human haploid chromosomal complement is?


My thoughts were that it was one X and one Y,and 23 pairs of autosomes,but im told that isnt the case. Can someone explain the correct answer for me,I have researched the question but no absoloute answer. Thanx hope to hear from you soon.

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Post by Darby » Mon Mar 24, 2008 2:04 am

It would be an X **or** a Y, right-?

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Re: One possible normal human haploid chromosomal complement

Post by Cat » Mon Mar 24, 2008 5:01 pm

Total = 23 chromosomes:

22 autosomes + either X or Y.

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