Mendel - Law of Segregation gene pairs separate(segregate...

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Mendel's Laws of Genetics   * Law of Dominance and Recessiveness - certain alleles (dominant) can mask or hide  the effect of other alleles (recessive) when they occur in pairs. Dominant alleles will be  expressed when only one is present in a gene pair, while recessive alleles are  expressed only when they occur in pairs.
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Unformatted text preview: * Law of Segregation - gene pairs separate (segregate) during gamete formation (meiosis); fertilization restores the gene pair. * Law of Independent Assortment - each pair of alleles separates independently during gamete formation (meiosis)....
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