Biology-DNA and inheritance

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What is a Karyotype?
A picture of the actual chromosomes of an organism arranged in pairs.
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What is a nucleotide?
A structural unit of DNA that consists of a sugar, phosphate and nitrogen bases.
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What is DNA replication?
The process when a cell creates a copy of DNA in the nucleolus.
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What is non-coding DNA?
Sections of DNA that do not code for a protein but if mutated can result in genetic disorders.
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What does DNA stand for?
DeoxyriboNucliuc Acid
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What is a nucleotide?

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A structural unit of DNA that consists of a sugar, phosphate and nitrogen bases.

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What is DNA replication?

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What is non-coding DNA?

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What does DNA stand for?

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