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Problem: Research has shown that a particular eye defect is represented in a family pedigree as shown below:i) On the basis of this data, which of the following mechanisms of inheritance are POSSIBLE? autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, sex-linked dominant, sex-linked recessive, Y-linked.ii) What is the most PROBABLE mechanism of inheritance?iii) What is the genotype of female A?iv) What is the genotype of male B?v) What is the probability that a child from marriage C will show this eye defect?

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Research has shown that a particular eye defect is represented in a family pedigree as shown below:

i) On the basis of this data, which of the following mechanisms of inheritance are POSSIBLE? autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, sex-linked dominant, sex-linked recessive, Y-linked.

ii) What is the most PROBABLE mechanism of inheritance?

iii) What is the genotype of female A?

iv) What is the genotype of male B?

v) What is the probability that a child from marriage C will show this eye defect?

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