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Unformatted text preview: chromosomes. 8. Crossing Over: two chromosomes which exchanges DNA; exchange of genetic material. More common in sister chromatids. 9. Recombination: recombining genes; act of crossing over.\ 10. Independent Assortment: process of meiosis; assort independently of assortment. 11. Non-Homologous Chromosomes: a pair of chromosomes which are not similar. 12. Phenotype: outward expression of a species (eye color, etc.). 13. Gamete: haploid; when two comes together, they form a diploid cell. 14. Zygote: diploid 15. Epistasis: when two or more genes act to produce a more suppressed gene function. 16. Homozygous: individuals whom possess 2 of the same genes. 17. Heterozygous: individuals whom possess different genes....
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2009 for the course ANSC 4018 taught by Professor Hay during the Spring '09 term at LSU.
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