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Homework 3 - Genetics Homework, Due March 13 or 15 Required...

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Genetics Homework, Due March 13 or 15 Required Problems (4 points): 6.3, 6.5, 6.6, 6.8, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.7, 7.8, 7.10 (test w/ c2), 7.11   (test w/ c2),  7.12 (test w/ c2), 7.13, 7.14, 7.16, 7.17, 7.18, 7.19, 7.21, 7.23, 7.24, 7.29 Skip sections of problems that refer to cross-over interference or coefficient of  coincidence. Additional homework questions (6 points) A. (From Chapter  7 material) As we discussed  when  we covered  Chapter  4, eye color in  Drosophila  depends  on  the synthesis of two pigments, a red pigment  and  a brown  pigment, resulting  in the  wild-type (WT) dull red eye color.  Mutations blocking production  of the brown   pigment  result in bright red eyes, while mutations  blocking production  of the red  pigment  result in brown  eyes.  If both pathways  are blocked, the eyes are white.  Thus,  recessive  cinnabar  ( cn )   homozygotes have bright red eyes, while recessive 
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