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Help Me Understand Genetics


Help Me Understand Genetics

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A handbook about genetics that covers topics including: Cells and DNA; Cells, genes, and chromosomes; How Genes Work, Proteins, cell growth, and cell division; Mutations and Health Gene mutations, chromosomal changes, and conditions that run in families; Inheriting Genetic Conditions; Inheritance, patterns and understanding risk; Genetic Consultation, Finding and visiting a genetic counselor or other genetics professional, Genetic Testing Benefits, costs, risks, and limitations of genetic... More
Material Type: Open Textbook
Date Added to MERLOT: August 31, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 22, 2014
Submitter: Judy Baker
Keywords: DNA, genetics


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Print version available as PDF.
Language: English
Material Version: 2008
Cost Involved: no
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Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
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