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True/False Bio question

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by AFF2009, Jun 6, 2008.

  1. AFF2009

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    Ture or flase: non allelic genes located on Non-homologous can cross over?


    This question has been eating me alive, any thought?? thanks
     
  2. WayneSU

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    False....unless its a mutation
     
  3. AFF2009

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    That's what I thouhgt... :) , does anyone think that it might be true? and why??
     
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    only homologous chromosomes can undergo crossing over...so definitely false
     
  5. AFF2009

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    thanks!!
     
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    Correct, thats false. If the genes are linked, crossing over does not occur. And the further they are, the more likely they will cross-over.
     
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    ok thanks I removed it Cuz i felt like it was such a silly question.. I just read the facts agian ... sometimes the silliest things become a major confusion ... if u know what i mean
     

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