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CH 3-3, 4-1, 4-3 DNA

nitrogen bases molecules that contain nitrogen - examples: A, T, G and C
mutation any change in the DNA of a gene or the chromosome
cancer disease where cells grow and divide uncontrollably
tumor a mass of abnormal cells
chemotherapy use of drugs to treat a disease
inherited trait a trait totally controlled by your genes
acquired trait skills you learn and physical changes that occur
gene a section of a DNA molecule that contains the information to code for one specific protein
DNA deoxyribonucleic acid; makes up chromosomes and genes
double helix a twisted ladder shape; DNA has this shape
Created by: neumeist