Assume a crossover takes place in the region between F and G.

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A normal chromosome and its homolog carrying a paracentric inversion are given. The dot (  ) represents the centromere.

 

Normal: ABC DEFGHIJK 
Inversion: abcdjihgfek

 

Part A

Assume a crossover takes place in the region between Fand G.

Identify the gametes that are formed following this crossover, and indicate which gametes are viable.

 

 

Part B

Assume a crossover takes place in the region between Aand B.

 

asked Nov 23, 2012 in Genetics by GeneX ~Top Expert~ (7,941 points)
    

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Part A

ABC•DEFGHIJK, viable; ABC•DEFghijdcba, not viable; kefGHIJK, not viable; and abc•djihgfek, viable.

 

Part B

ABC•DEFGHIJK, viable; Abc•djihgfek, viable;aBC•DEFGHIJK, viable; and abc•djihgfek, viable

answered Nov 23, 2012 by GeneX ~Top Expert~ (7,941 points)

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