[LMB] [DI 10 Spoilers] minor comment

Damien R. Sullivan phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu
Sun, 24 Feb 2002 23:50:21 -0800


On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 09:59:37PM -0600, Kathleen McClure wrote:
>  From: "Damien R. Sullivan" <phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu> who wrote
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> with other humans.  But I don't think that it was extra chromosomes that
> tipped off the geneticists, but mitrachrondrial DNA or various gene markers.

Actually it'd be really easy to tell in Rene's case: Y chromosomes are
conserved in the male line.  It'd be trivial to tell he wasn't
Vorbretten, and if ghem have distinctive Y chromosomes, easy to tell he
was ghem.  How to tell he was 1/8 ghem, I don't know.

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