SG14 - Chromosome Variation

SG14 Chromosome - be altered • Explain the types of aneuploidy • Compare and contrast autopolyploidy and allopolyploidy • Explain how the

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Study Guide 14 Chromosome Variation After these lectures you should be able to Answer the following questions from your textbook: o Chapter 9 1, 3, 7, 13, 20, 21, 29, 30, 33, 40 List and explain variations of diploid number in organisms Explain the consequences of too few or too many chromosomes Explain the consequences of missing or additional chromosomal segments Compare and contrast duplications, deletions, inversions and translocations Determine the possible viability of a gamete formed by organism with a chromosomal mutation Explain pseudodominance Illustrate and explain the ways that the gross structure of a chromosome can
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Unformatted text preview: be altered • Explain the types of aneuploidy • Compare and contrast autopolyploidy and allopolyploidy • Explain how the multiple number can impact on gamete viability WORD LIST allopolyploidy haploid pseudodominance aneuploid inversion reciprocal translocation autopolyploidy monoploid Robertsonian translocation deletion monosomy tandem duplication dicentric bridge nonreciprocal translocation tetrasomy diploid nullisomy translocation displaced duplication paracentric inversion trisomy duplication pericentric inversion...
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This note was uploaded on 05/01/2008 for the course BSCI 222 taught by Professor Gdovin during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.

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