Genetics and Chapter 16 - Genetics Finished and Chapter 16...

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Genetics Finished and Chapter 16 27/03/2008 07:59:00 X linked traits If a male gets anything on his X chromosome then he is going to have it. Colorblindness-x linked trait most common in males Hemophilia-blood clotting disorder Duchenne’s-form of Muscular Dystrophy Agammaglobulinemia-“A” means you don’t have something.  These children are  born without antibodies…”Boy in The Bubble” Mitochondrial Genes Proteins associated with the ETC ATP synthase All your mitochondria are inherited in the egg from your mother Some diabetes are associated with the mitochondria gene When the mom has a condition on this gene then all of her children will have it. Mitochondrial myapothy-ppl with muscle problems Genomic Imprinting In some conditions it actually depends on who you get the gene from Only with autosomal genes Not common When you receive a gene if it came from the sperm it has a stamp on it that says it is  paternal and same if it came from the mother.  This stamp is erased when you  inherit it, and you pass it on.  Who you get the mutant gene from in particular  situations determines how it is expressed. Angelman’s-from mom while Crater Willy’s comes from dad Problems to do: Concept check 15.1 #2 Concept check 15.3 #1,2 Concept check 15.4 #2,3 Questions – 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 12 CHAPTER 16-MOLECULAR GENETICS
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Griffith’s Experiment Scientists knew something was passed on but wha\ere was it found? They wanted to know what the nucleus did so he digested the proteins and it 
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Genetics and Chapter 16 - Genetics Finished and Chapter 16...

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