Student Nurse Laura

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X vs. Y Chromosome

Posted by Laura on March 5, 2010

Okay, this is funny – from a girl’s point of view.

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/254228/the_y_chromosome_theory_why_women_are.html

but seriously….. the chromosome X does have divided short arms and divided long arms. The Y chromosome has less genes as it has a shorter short-arm.

To be fair, another view is shown here…

http://uspolitics.tribe.net/thread/73257ad5-1406-4c8b-b8b4-9108bb7bcacf

The Human has 46XX or 46XY.  22 pairs and 1 pair of sex chromosomes.

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