Deletion in sex chromosome is better tolerated than that in autosome.

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Deletion in sex chromosome is better tolerated than that in autosome.

A. True

B. False

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This interesting question is from Chromosomal Abnormalities : Deletion in portion Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance of Cytogenetics

The correct choice is A. True

To explain: There are greater possibilities of survival with deletion of genes in sex chromosome, than that in case of autosomal deletion.