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Series: Biology: Linked Genes and Genetic Mapping

About this Series

  • Lessons: 5
  • Total Time: 0h 50m
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unlimited
  • Created At: 10/14/2009
  • Last Updated At: 07/20/2010

In this five-lesson series, we'll learn about linked genes and genetic mapping. As part of this, we'll also look at crossing over and recombination, recombination frequencies, and Morgan's work linking genes to chromosomes.

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Lessons Included

Mapping Clarity
~ Robert99

I found this topic very confusing until I watched this video.

Gene Mapping & recombination
~ elcee421

This video would have been more helpful if you would have went through an actual pedigree that showed how to identify recombination in different generations.

Linked genes
~ Yuriy

Great explanation!
Thank you

not good!
~ hatav

i paid for a series and i got more confused than before watching these! the guy just makes me nervous i do not know weather it is the tone of speak ,the voice or his stupid toys or paper throwing or what .
i am a medical student and i should say this was not sutable for me at all!

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