Biology 1A    Sept 17, 1998
Lecture 6 - Genetics


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Reading Assignment:

Overview of Lecture:

Overview of Lab:


Lecture Outline:

I. Genetics is the study of genes. II. Gregor Mendel first studied genetics as a science. III. Introduction to problems of inheritance. IV. Later research revealed the mechanism behind inheritance.


Vocabulary:

allele genetics pedigree
carrier genotype phenotype
codominance haploid pure-breeding
cross heterozygous qualitative
dihybrid cross homozygous quantitative
diploid hybrid recessive
dominant inheritance scientific method
Drosophila mutagen test cross
filial generation mutant transcription
gamete mutation transformation
gene parental generation translation
gene linkage


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