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Mendel's 2nd Principle and Viral Causes of Cancer

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1. Give one reason why genes may not follow Mendel's second principle. Explain clearly.

2. How can viruses cause cancer?
a) Because they produce oxygen
b) Because they carry toxins
c) Because they always undergo the lytic cyle
d) Because they can cause insertional mutagenesis
e) All of the above

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1. Mendel's second law states that separate genes for separate traits are passed independently of one another from parents to offspring. This is typically ...

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Genes and Mendel's Second principal is examined. The expert gives on reason why genes may not follow Mendel's second principle.

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