lec4_3143 - Evolution Born 1809 Dropped out of"med school...

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BIOL 3143 - Evolution - Genetics - Micro - Macro 1 Evolution Born 1809 studied to become an Anglican  clergyman 5 volumes about it Resolved the mechanism for  evolution (natural selection) Wrote an abstract (of 400+ pages)  called “On the Origin of Species” Wrote “The Descent of Man” Was labeled as the “Monkey Man” Died 1882 Age 7 Age 31 Age 68
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BIOL 3143 - Evolution - Genetics - Micro - Macro 2 Genes 1944 – DNA was discovered as the container for genetic  information 1953 – double helix described Genes section of DNA with a particular function synonymous with “locus” (indicates position on  chromosome) Chromosomes composed of many genes homologous pairs (offspring get one from each parent) homozygous/heterozygous dominant/recessive
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BIOL 3143 - Evolution - Genetics - Micro - Macro 3 Genetic Variation A) Mutation
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