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The chemicals that make up your genetic code are known as Deoxyribonucleic Acids or__________
What are the four base pairs for Deoxyribonucleic acid?
Guanine, Adanine, Thymine, and Cytosine (GAtTaCa)
A large amount of DNA can code just 1 characteristic also known as a____
Many, many segments of code all tightly coiled on the same strand is known as a ____________
A human has ____ pairs of chromosomes or _____ total
A type of primordial cell that can form any other type of cell is known as a ________
To make an identical copy of another organism is called___________
When making a duplicate of a certain type of cell or an entire organ (such as a heart of lungs) out of stem cells, it is called _______________
What is the general term for changing someone's DNA for better or worse?
A ball of cells that contains stem cells in it is called a __________
A map of all a human's chromosomes is called a ___________
___________ was a monk who experimented with pea plants, and its also considered the father or Genetics
____________ was one of the two scientists who worked on the model of DNA
_________ was the name for the first ever cloned mammal
A fertilized egg is also called a _____________
Sex cells such as egg and sperm have exactly ________ of the normal amount of DNA
In Gattaca the term for anyone who assumes another's genetic identity is a ___________
Why did Vincent assume Jerome's identity?
He wanted to work for Gattaca and they wouldn't let him because of his Vincent's heart problem
The term for any mutation, or error in DNA that could potentially be harmful to a child is known as a _____________
This genetic anomaly causes people to have blood that does not clot properly?
The term for a person who has an extra chromosome causing mental retardation?
This disorder causes a person's body to generate too much mucus?
When blood cells form a crescent shape making it difficult to carry oxygen, it is called __________
THe type of genetic engineering that affects only you and
your offspring is called__________
The type of genetic engineering that affects only your offspring is known as __________