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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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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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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Sister chromatids separate during a second round, called meiosis II. Since cell division occurs twice during meiosis, one starting cell can produce four gametes (eggs or sperm). What…

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A trisomy is a chromosomal condition characterised by an additional chromosome. A person with a trisomy has 47 chromosomes instead of 46. Down syndrome, Edward syndrome and Patau…

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In general, people with autism have movements that are noisier and more random than those of controls, the researchers found. There’s less difference between their intentional and unintentional…

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codominant. the condition in which two alleles in a heterozygous organism are both expressed. What alleles that are both expressed in a heterozygote? Closely related to incomplete dominance…

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Insomnia is a frequent finding in adults with Asperger syndrome. Do people with Aspergers have difficulty sleeping? Studies find that approximately 73% of children with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS)…

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) note that a baby can show signs of ASD from the age of 9 months . However, the Autism Science…

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The SSA administers two disability programs through which individuals who have been diagnosed with autism may qualify: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) – this program is generally only…

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