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Which stage occurs in which Interkinesis stage of Meiosis I ? 

Option: 1

Zygotene stage

Option: 2

Pachytene stage

Option: 3

Intermeiotic interphase

Option: 4

None of the above

Answers (1)


(a) The following stage is called zygotene, during which homologous chromosomes will synaptically travel towards one another. Four sister chromatids make up a synapsis.

(b) Pachytene: When chromosomes of the same type are paired together during meiosis, a biological event called crossing over takes place. Parts of the chromosome can be exchanged when two chromosomes, one from the mother and one from the father, line up. The same genes may be present on the two chromosomes in different versions.

(c) The cells enter into Interkinesis stage and preparation of Meiosis ?? occurs. This is called intermeiotic phase.

Hence, option 2 is the correct answer

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