Genetics

From Conservapedia
This is the current revision of Genetics as edited by Karajou (Talk | contribs) at 05:56, March 3, 2013. This URL is a permanent link to this version of this page.

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Genetics is a subfield of biology concerned with the diversity, replication, mutation, and translation of genes.

History of Genetics

Terms used in genetics

  • DNA - Double stranded helical organic molecule composed of nucleic acids, sugars, and phosphate groups.
  • RNA - Single stranded organic molecule composed of nucleic acids, sugars, and phosphate groups.
  • chromosome- Condensed DNA and proteins.
  • allele- Differences in genotype among individuals for a single gene.
  • gene- Regions of DNA that are transcribed to RNA.

Notes