Tag: Chromosome Theory of Linkage

Process of Linkage in Genetics

Process of Linkage in Genetics: Discovery of Linkage: The process of linkage was first of all discovered by Bateson and Punnet in 1906 in sweet pea (Lathyrus odoratus) but the process was further described by Thomas Hunt Morgan in 1910. He studied the phenomenon in a fruit fly Drosophila Melanogaster. What is Linkage? The potential power …