Is cancer an error in mitosis or meiosis? Cancer: mitosis out of control These are cancer cells. They continue to replicate rapidly without the control systems that normal…

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Patau’s syndrome is a serious rare genetic disorder caused by having an additional copy of chromosome 13 in some or all of the body’s cells. It’s also called…

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Is mitosis happening in your body now? Mitosis takes place when cells need to divide to replace old or damaged cells. Yes, mitosis is taking place right now….

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Diploid organisms, like humans, have two alleles at each genetic locus, or position, and one allele is inherited from each parent. … This means that the genotype of…

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What is not an assumption of the Hardy Weinberg principle? Which of the following is not an assumption of Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium? * Populations must select non-random mates. *…

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Mitosis is the division of the nucleus, while cytokinesis is the division of the cytoplasm. They are both two stages in the cell cycle. How do mitosis and…

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Studies have shown autistic children can have varying degrees of difficulty with fine and gross motor skills. Another study suggests autistic children could be six months behind in…

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Terms in this set (53) OVUM. mature egg cell(female gamete). Ova develop from immature egg cells called oocytes. What is a mature female gamete an egg also called?…

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Typically, a baby is born with 46 chromosomes. Babies with Down syndrome have an extra copy of one of these chromosomes, chromosome 21. Do Down syndrome babies have…

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For some girls, the presence of Turner syndrome may not be readily apparent, but in other girls, a number of physical features and poor growth are apparent early….

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