Cross a YyLl (heterozygous parent with dominant traits) with yyll (homozygous parent with recessive traits). What genotypes would be considered recombinant for the offspring?
Sexual reproduction revolutionized evolution on Earth. In sexual reproduction, two organisms combine their genetic information to make a third, unique individual. The whole process of recombining DNA allows for vast genetic differences.
Answer and Explanation:
Recombinant DNA is considered anything that is different from the parental DNA. In this example, the parental DNA genotypes are YyLl and yyll.
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Study the basics of meiosis and fertilization and learn about the connection between meiosis and genetic variation. See how genetic variation in meiosis occurs.