Gene linkage can show

Gene linkage can show - they will be inherited together....

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Gene linkage can show how close two or more genes are to one  another on a chromosome.  The closer the genes are to each other, the higher the probability that 
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Unformatted text preview: they will be inherited together. Crossing over occurs during meiosis, but genes that are close to each other tend to remain together during crossing over....
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course BIOLOGY bi 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '10 term at Montgomery.

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