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A sudden and inheritable change in the genetic content of a cell.
Mutation
The chemical which makes up the genetic material in cell.
DNA
The process which describes growth and repair in a complex organism.
Mitosis
The name given to ensure the continuation of a species.
Reproduction
Diseases caused by genes located on the sex chromosone.
haemophilia and muscular dystrophy.
Controlls the movement of materials into and out of the cell.
cell membrane
The genotype of an organism
the genetic make-up of the cell
Which is not part of a typical animal cell?
chloroplast , cell membrane , cytoplasm
chloroplast
The genes for a particular characteristic
genotype
The study of genetics is
The study of the heridity trends and patterns
Chromosomes in the body cells of a human male.
22 pairs plus XY
Cross breed one species of organism with another
genetic engineering
The physical appearance resulting from the genes for a particular appearance.
phenotype
In the formation of egg cells, the female ovary cells undergo this.
Meiosis
How gametes are produced.
meiosis
The cell division that produces two daughter cells exactly the same as the parent cell.
mitosis