Use M&M's to determine genetic traits, extract DNA from a strawberry using normal household materials, create edible DNA strands using marshmallows and licorice, design dog breeds as you select alleles, and more in this fun lesson on Genetics! Use this lesson on its own, or add it to the Human...
This article is about Albinism and the threats faced by people in a particular part of this world because they are albinistic.
Many people consider mutations in the human genome to be a negative event as they associate mutations with cell damage, cancer and genetic diseases such as sickle cell anaemia and Huntington’s disease. However, when proper research is done, we can...
Cloning is one of the world's oldest reproductive strategies and yet we think humans were the ones who invented it! Tell that to the all female whiptail lizards who clone themselves every breeding season! This article will show you a glimpse of the majesty of natural cloning in all its forms.
When you dream do you feel as though it is someone else's memory? Do you ever dream of other times and places? Here we take a look at Genetic Memory and how it may influence your life.
There is a difference between genetic and environmental diseases. Genetic DNA predisposition health testing can let an individual know if they are prone to get specific diseases
Chimeras contain DNA from two different sources. An unusual case of human chimerism and animal chimeras created for commercial use are explored in this article.
Genetic drift explains how and why neutral mutations change in frequency in a population. But what is Genetic drift? And where does bottlenecking and the founder effect fit in? This hub has the answers
Read this article to learn about "human hybrids" who express two sets of DNA. They can fail paternity tests and criminal DNA tests! They can also run into lots of medical-related hassles.
A complete lab report that explores Mendelian genetics and whether or not the cross between a wild type and dumpy sepia fly conforms to the ratio of 9:3:3:1. Includes Results,method, abstract etc.