Re: apes and men

Jane Andrews (
Fri, 2 Aug 1996 14:08:21 +0100

On 31 Jul 1996, Robert A. Fournier wrote:

> While it is true that chimps and man are conceivably closely enough related
> to have an offspring (albeit a sterile one) the point is made moot by the
> fact that apes and man have differing number of pairs of chromosomes,
> making cell division impossible.
This wouldn't make all cell division impossible, just meiosis.

Jane Andrews.