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Unformatted text preview: balancer chromosome. What effect does the balancer chromosome have on the transmission of alleles from parent to offspring? A balancer chromosome suppresses crossing over with the homologous chromosome. 3. [1.5 pt] What is it about the physical structure of a balancer chromosome that gives it this property? Name_____________________________ A balancer chromosome has a large internal inversion relative to the wild-type chromosome. The inversion is flanked on either end by the normally oriented tips of the two chromosome arms....
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