Testing and treating genetic diseases.

HideShow resource information
Name the two types of Alleles
Recessive and Dominant
1 of 8
What is genotype?
describes the genetic make-up of an organism (the combination of alleles).
2 of 8
What is Phenotype?
describes the observable, physical characteristics that an organism has. This is often related to a particular gene.
3 of 8
Cystic Fibrosis is caused by what type of allele?
Recessive
4 of 8
What are the symptoms of Cystic Fibrosis?
Thick and Mucus chest
5 of 8
Name 2 symptoms of huntington's disease?
tremors, clumsiness, mood changes, memory loss and the inability to concentrate.
6 of 8
Huntington's disease is caused by what type of allele?
Dominant
7 of 8
What is the name of testing DNA before a baby is born?
Antenatal testing
8 of 8

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What is genotype?

Back

describes the genetic make-up of an organism (the combination of alleles).

Card 3

Front

What is Phenotype?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Cystic Fibrosis is caused by what type of allele?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What are the symptoms of Cystic Fibrosis?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all DNA and inheritance resources »