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    Inheritance of Sex-linked Traits through Meiosis

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    Summarize the inheritance of sex-linked traits through meiosis and how it relates to genetics.

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    Hi,

    I am assuming that you understand the basic difference between mitosis and meiosis. In simplest words, mitosis results in formation of two daughter cells analogous to the parent cell and meiosis results in the formation of two daughter cells with half the number of chromosomes as compared to the parent cell.

    In humans there are 22 pairs of ...

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