Genetics part 1

  1. Allele
    one possible version of a gene
  2. Homozygous gene (3)
    dominant or recessive.

    -individual contains BOTH, either dominant or recessive

    BB, bb
  3. Heterozygous gene
    individual contains both copies of gene

    -Bb
  4. Dominant gene
    a gene whose expression masks or inhibits the presence of the other gene
  5. Recessive gene
    a gene whose expression can be masked or inhibited by the prescence of a dominant gene
  6. Genotype
    genetic makeup of a team
  7. Phenotype
    physical expression of a gene
  8. Haploid
    one chromatid
  9. Diploid
    two forming chromatids
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efrain12
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Genetics part 1
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