Asked Oct 15, 2019

6. Consider your btoehr and your son.

a. If you are female, will your brother and your son have essentially identically Y chromosomes? Explain your answer.

b. If you are male, will your brother and your son have essentially identical Y chromosomes? Explan your answer.


Expert Answer

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The sex chromosomes are involved in the sex determination. Females have XX chromosomes and the males have XY chromosomes.

Step 2

a. A female’s brother and son will not have identical Y chromosomes. This is beca...

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