linkage occurs on which chromosome usually and why?

Asked by imtiyazmulla68 | 30th Mar, 2018, 09:55: PM

Expert Answer:

Linkage occurs on homologous chromosomes because the genes which come in two alleles each sit much closer together, it is less likely that a recombination event will happen between them. So, these two genes will be linked.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 30th Mar, 2018, 10:44: PM