Biotechnology - Animal Biotechnology Chromosomes

Exercise :: Animal Biotechnology Chromosomes - Section 1

  • Animal Biotechnology Chromosomes - Section 1
16. 

How does dosage compensation in Drosophila occur?

A. Hypertranscription of male X chromosome
B. Hypotranscription of female X chromosome
C. X inactivation in females
D. Chimerism

Answer: Option A

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17. 

Hairy wing character of Drosophila is due to

A. duplication in region of chromosome
B. deletion in region of chromosome
C. due to presence of additional X-chromosome
D. due to a point mutation

Answer: Option A

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18. 

A diagram depicting chromosomes of haploid set of an organism ordered in a series of decreasing size is known as

A. zymogram
B. chromogram
C. idiogram
D. karyogram

Answer: Option C

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19. 

A cross shaped (+) or a ring involving four chromosomes may be formed during metaphase I in case of

A. translocation heterozygote
B. deficiency
C. haploid organism
D. duplication

Answer: Option A

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20. 

Incase of inversion when the inverted segment of chromosome includes centromere, it is known as

A. paracentric inversion
B. double inversion
C. inverted inversion
D. pericentric inversion

Answer: Option D

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