Genetics as it applies to evolution, molecular biology, and medical aspects.
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Would a haploid or diploid population respond faster to the effects of a mutagen?
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Depends how would they reproduce.
Probably haploid, because you won't have any heterozygote effect and masking of mutations by normal alleles.
Cis or trans? That's what matters.
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