Genetics as it applies to evolution, molecular biology, and medical aspects.
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I have heard about how the 'brown' gene is a dommenent gene (IE it takes two 'blue' genes to beat a 'brown' gene) and my question today is: how does DNA become domenet/reccessive? It seems that a (I'll be it complex) molecule (chain?) wouldn't be able to "dominate" the cells.
I find the biology of lesser spiecies fascenating..... thats why I study humans
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Why is the digit 99 greater than digit 98?
The dominant and recessive Genes are determined by experimenting the progeny for particular charecteristics or genes.
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It isn't the gene that's dominant, really - it's the protein variant that it codes for.
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