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DNA and Mutations

Occurrence of mutation. Mutation is the process that produces a gene or a chromosome set different from the wild type. For instance this allows us to measure the frequency of mutation occurance.a cell caring mutation can be used as probes…

Effect of exercise on the rate of respiration and the heart rate

Exploration Research Question: How does increasing the amount of jumping jacks affect the rate of respiration and the heart rate per minute in teenagers aged 17-18? Background Information: Different types of activity will have a different effect on the rate…

Climate Change and Genetically Modified Food

Social issues are the factors that affect how human beings live. One of the most prominent social issues in the twenty first century is climate change and genetically modified food. The two issues are somewhat related since climate change has…

Hardy Weinberg Lab Analysis

How does migration affect the allele frequency of the dominant allele? A genetic population can be described as the sum of allelic frequencies of all genes that are represented in the population. This implies that for an evolution of a…

Genetics

Introduction The hereditary molecule that is tasked with carrying genetic instructions that are used in all living things in development, growth, reproduction and functioning is referred to as deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). DNA molecules consist of two strands which are bipolar…