Basic Genetics

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Alpha Science Int'l Ltd., 2000 - Science - 652 pages
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An exploration of basic genetics. It features discussion of cell division and its significance; chromosomes; multiple alleles; gene-gene interactions; genetic analysis in diploid and haploid eukaryotes; mutations; quantitative inheritance; sex determination; and genetic engineering.
 

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Contents

Preface
1
Principles of Inheritance
9
Cell Division and its Significance
25
Chromosome Theory of Inheritance
38
Chromosomes
44
Sexlinked Sexlimited and Sexinfluenced
64
Multiple Alleles
77
Genegene Interactions
87
Translation
295
Gene Regulation
311
Mutations
341
Genes in Populations
383
Quantitative Inheritance
395
Extranuclear and Extrachromosomal
409
Sexdetermination and Dosage Compensation
435
Human Genetics
446

Systems Used in Genetic Analysis
109
Genetic Analysis in Diploid Eukaryotes
132
Genetic Analysis in Haploid Eukaryotes
176
Genetic Analysis in Bacteria and Viruses
190
Genetic Material
211
Gene Structure
234
Gene Function
257
Transcription
270
Genetic Engineering
465
Evolution
481
Probability and Chisquare
503
Bibliography
570
Subject Index
595
Author Index 25
625
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