Who was the first person to figure out the rules of inheritance (passing traits from parents to offspring)?
What is a protein?
A protein is a chain made of 20 kinds of links called amino acids
A cellís office or control center
What is the purpose of gene therapy?
To decode DNA
To treat genetically caused diseases by inserting normally functioning genes
To discover the shape of RNA
Which of the following carries the DNA message to protein “factories” (ribosomes) in the outskirts of the cell?
What does DNA stand for?
duel nitrogen amino
Fill in the blank. ____________ can help to analyze a personís DNA for mutations.
Water makes up what percentage of our body?
What are the helper proteins that assist during DNA copying?
In what year was the first draft of the human genome finally completed?
What are the building blocks of your tissues, organs, and organ systems?
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