Month: June 2018

What is genome?

Team Genetic Education 19/06/2018 No Comments Educational articles , , ,

“A genome is an organism’s entire single set of DNA which have all the information need for an organism to grow”. The genome consists of all the genes in each cell. Remember each and every cell of our body has a same genomic composition, except germ cells. Genes are organized on chromosome during the metaphase stage […]

Sex determination

Team Genetic Education 14/06/2018 No Comments All articles, Educational articles , , , ,

How sex determination varies from species to species? “A biological process by which sex of an individual is decided under the influence of genetic or environmental factor”. Sex determination is a complex biological process in nature. Different species have a different type of sex determination mechanism. Male produces male gametes and female produces female gametes […]

Mutation class 1: What is mutation?

Team Genetic Education 12/06/2018 No Comments All articles, Educational articles, Mutation , , , , , , , , ,

“Under the influence of environment and other adverse conditions, any alteration in nucleotide sequences of DNA is termed as mutations”. The term mutation was coined by Hugo De Vries. It is an important phenomenon in nature for the creation of variation. In routine life, we are faces so many unfavourable conditions- like adverse medication, contrast […]

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