Meiosis Updates

An updated version of the presentation for the HL students, with more focus on random orientation vs independent assortment. for more resources and links, zip over to the 10.1 Meiosis page.

Random orientation refers to the behaviour of chromosomes in metaphase:

Independent Assortment refers to the alleles of unlinked genes:

You’ve got to love Tom McFadden’s Meiosis rap:

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Posted on April 23, 2011, in AHL, IBDP Biology. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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