the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments
a group of genetically identical cells or organisms derived from a single cell or individual by some kind of asexual reproduction
circular DNA molecule found in bacteria
polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
technique that allows molecular biologists to make many copies of a particular gene.
analysis of fragments of DNA as a form of identification
DNA produced by combining DNA from different sources
the field of study that applies science to matters of legal interest
enzyme that cuts DNA at a specific sequence of nucleotides
technique for sorting molecules or fragments of molecules by length
The process of selecting a few organisms with desired traits to serve as parents of the next generation
a technique that places a gene into a cell to correct a hereditary disease or to improve the genome
term used to refer to an organism that contains genes from other organisms
the complete genetic material contained in an individual
genetically modified organisms
An organism that has acquired one or more genes by artificial means; also known as a transgenic organism
(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
continued breeding of individuals with similar characteristics to maintain the desired characteristics of a line of organisms
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again
Reload the page to try again!
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.