Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment- Definition, Examples, Limitations

Mendel's Law of Independent Assortment

Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment Definition Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment states that ‘when the parents differ from each other in two or more pairs of contrasting characters, the inheritance of one pair of characters is independent of the other.’ In simple words, the law states that all transfer of a particular character from parents to the offsprings remains unaffected by other characters. The law indicates that the alleles of different genes are assorted into the gametes independently of one another. … Read more