Chromosome 8. By: Taylor Thorne. General Info. 146 million base pairs Chromosome 8 contains 1247 genes – 2 genes not placed About 4.5% to 5% of the chromosome is sequenced Size: One of the largest genes … 9 th largest Chromosomes X,1,2,3,4,5,6, and 7 are larger then 8. EYA1.
By: Taylor Thorne
Introgressed: the movement of a gene from one species into the gene pool of another by backcrossing an interspecific hybrid with one of its parents