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Genetics video - From the textbook What is the difference between monozygotic and dizygotic twins Who are Jenna and Bridget Why are their

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From the textbook: What is the difference between monozygotic and dizygotic twins? Who are Jenna and Bridget? Why are their differences surprising? They have opposite personalities, one is productive and the other doesn’t care as much, spits on computer monitors and rubs it in What did they hope would happen when the human genome was mapped? Hoped to find the genetic codes for every disease How many genes did they think was in the human genome? They thought there would be 100,000 How many genes are there? There are around 20,000 How does that number compare to other living things? We have either the same or less as other animals We compare with 99% of chimpanzees What can a deletion on chromosome 15 cause? Intellectual problems Angelmans syndroms What are the characteristics of each these two disorders? Start up floppy at birth Eat a lot and become very big What determines which disorder develops? If came from the father it caused
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2012 for the course PSY 111 taught by Professor Cooper during the Spring '08 term at Miami University.

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Genetics video - From the textbook What is the difference between monozygotic and dizygotic twins Who are Jenna and Bridget Why are their

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