It helps maintain fluid balance in the body by collecting excess fluid and particulate matter from tissues and depositing them in the bloodstream.
A. Sinusoid capillaries
B. Circulatory system
C. Lymphatic circulation
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Other quiz: Genes, Chromosomes and Genome
Which of the following is not true of sex-linked genes?
A. There are more genes on the X chromosome than on the Y chromosome.
B. If a male inherits a recessive allele on his X chromosome it will not be expressed in his phenotype
C. X-linked traits are less likely to be expressed in females than they are in males, as females have two copies of the X chromosome.
D. If a male carries an allele for a particular disease on his X chromosome, he will only be able to pass on that abnormal X-linked trait to his daughters.