Misconception RHM119:

The specialized cells used for sexual reproduction contain the same number of chromosomes as the other cells of the body (see Lewis et al., 2000).

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RH033002

If the skin cells of a mouse each contain 40 chromosomes, the sperm cells of a mouse contain 20 chromosomes.

20%