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Nucleus>chromosomes> DNA>Genes>Characteristics
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What are alleles?
Different verisons of the same gene.
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What is genotype?
All the genes an organism has
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What is phenotype?
The characterics displayed.
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What do homozygous and heterozygous mean?
Homozygous= Two alleles the same for a particular gene and heterozygous= two alleles that are different for a particular gene.
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Main issues of genetic testing?
Not 100% accurate, 0.5-1% risk of miscarriage, if positive should you tell family members, Insurance companies, terminating the pregnancy.
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How do plants reproduce asexually?
Runners and growing bulbs.
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How can we make clones of animals?
Remove the nucleus of an egg cell, put the nucleus from the donor cell into the egg cell.
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Whats an embryonic stem cell?
Cells that are unspecialised and can be turned into any kind of cell.
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What is an adult stem cell?
Unspeciailised cells found in adult animas, maintaining and repairing old and damaged tissue.
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What are alleles?

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Different verisons of the same gene.

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What is genotype?

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What is phenotype?

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What do homozygous and heterozygous mean?

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/Lucas/Austin/

Not too bad; helpful but the clues aren't as clear as they could be

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