Classical and molecular genetics

Introduction to heredityWorked example: Punnett squaresMendel and his peasThe law of segregationThe law of independent assortmentProbabilities in genetics
Worked example: Punnett squaresVariations on Mendel's laws (overview)Multiple alleles, incomplete dominance, and codominancePleiotropy and lethal allelesPolygenic inheritance and environmental effects
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Boveri-Sutton chromosome theoryThomas Hunt Morgan and fruit fliesThe chromosomal basis of inheritanceGenetic linkage & mapping
Sex-linked traitsX-linked inheritanceX-inactivationAneuploidy & chromosomal rearrangementsInheritance of mitochondrial and chloroplast DNA
DNADNA replication and RNA transcription and translationAlleles and genes
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Have you ever been told that you have your mother's eyes or grandfather's nose? Learn why traits run in families and how they're passed on. We'll look at Mendel's model of inheritance, see how it's been revised and extended in the past 150 years, and get a sneak preview of the modern concept of a gene.
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