the DNA sequence for an organism
the human genome project
sequence for humans determined
the observable expression of a particular gene or genes
the genetic constitution fo an individual
23 pairs, 46 in all.
information (code) for building proteins. Made of DNA
long chains of amino acids
trait is expressed only when an individual inherits an affected gene from each parent
trait is expressed when an affected gene is inherited from either parent
this DNA is transmitted via eggs, not sperm, so there is a maternal inheritance pattern.
educate individuals about both the impact of the genetic condition and the process of learning about the condition