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14th of March 2017
Biology
Q:

Are chiasma and synapsis the same?

Kiruthigaa Krishnan - ICSE - Class X

Friday, March 10, 2017 at 21:34:PM

A:

Hi,

Chiasma is a point of exchange of segments between non-sister chromatids of the homologous takes place during meiosis.

Synapsis is the pairing of homologous chromosomes during meiosis. 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 17:31:PM