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genetics unit vocab

Alles A variant from of a gene
domHeredity passing of physical characteristics from parents
Trait A qulity or charctics typically opne belonging to a person
gene control traits
hybrid two diffrernt alleles for a trait
purebed an offspring for many generations
alleles different forms of genes
meosis the process of cell divison
offspring organism produced by one or in case of sexual reproduction two parent
genotype The DNA is used to make up protein and RNA molecules
homozygouse two of the same alleles whether dominat recessive
heterozyous having two one of each two different alleles having two diffwrent alleles
codominace two version a gene individual resceive one version of a gene called an alleles
gene therapy copies of gene
gentic engineeing that tranform of one gene to another
clone orgaism that exact gentic copies every single bit of their DNA is idenical
hybridization two different are cross together
indeeding two identical are cross together
selective breeding the process of selecting genes
pedigree a family tree
genetic disorder a condition that some inherits a trait
sex chromosome determines if it is felmale or male
carrier a person who has a recessive alleles for a trait
sex-linked gene a male or femlae the sex chromosome are x t female have two x chromosome and male have x and ay
substition where pair replaced by a different pair
deletion the loss or absence of a section from a nucleic acidn molecule or chromoseme
punnett square is a chart that shows
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