What is gametogenesis?


What is gametogenesis?


Gametes are sexual cells, either masculine or feminine, that organisms use to reproduce during sexual reproduction. The male gametes are the sperm and the female gametes are the egg. Each gamete is released by the reproductive organs (testicles and ovaries, respectively).

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Gametogenesis is the biological process that gives rise to the formation of gametes. Because gametes are haploid cells (n number of chromosomes) that...

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Gametes: Definition, Formation & Fusion

from Biology 102: Basic Genetics

Chapter 6 / Lesson 16

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