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Most powerful, covers recessive.
An experimental technique that uses genes to treat or prevent disease.
Sex- Linked Gene
An allele inherited on a sex chromosome
The passing of traits from parent to offspring
The study of how traits are inherited through the interaction of alleles
When the offspring of two homozygous parents show an immediate phenotype
The record of descent of an animal, showing it to be purebred (same breed or variety)
The way an organism looks and behaves as a result to its genotype
Occurs when a group of gene pairs acts together to produce a trait
A branch of mathematics that predicts the likely hood of something happening
The allele that seemed to dissapear
The term used to describe the combination of two DNA strands that are constructed artificially.
Crossing two plants with different expressions
The different forms of a trait that a gene may have
The father of genetics
His conclusions led to the principles of genetics.
Why was Mendel the father of genetics.
Because with pea plants helped scientists understand why our eyes are the color that they are. He was an Austrian monk who studied mathematics and science but became a gardener in monastery.
ESSAY!!!! WHY DO WE CALL MENDEL THE FATHER OF GENETICS
Genotype is the genetic makeup of an organism
Phenotype is a combination of the genotype and the environment's effect on it
Phenotype is an observable trait, and the combination of alleles is called a genotype.
ESSAY!!! COMPARE AND CONTRAST GENOTPYE AND PHENOTYPE.
Some advantages are increased risk of allergies. And some drawbacks are potential environmental and health risks, such as allergenicity of trans - genes or loss of biodiversity. But there are also fears about adverse social implications.
ESSAY!!! WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS AND DRAWBACKS OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED CROPS?
What branch of mathematics helps to predict the outcome of events?
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