The two basic principles of genetics proposed by Gregor Mendel. the law of segregation, which states that the alleles governing a trait are separated during the creation of gametes (meiosis). the law of independent assortment, which states that the genes controlling different traits are distributed separately from each other during meiosis.
Selected Mendel's laws links:
© 1997-2006 Healthboard.com.
Healthboard.com is a purely
informational website, and should not be used as a substitute
for professional legal, medical or technical advice.