Genetics as it applies to evolution, molecular biology, and medical aspects.
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Does it have to be pass on from generation to generation
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no, if the mutation didn't occur in a gamete, the mutation will not be inheritable.
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no, it is correct that mutations do not have to be inherited, yet once genes are mutated lets say by reversing its meaning. the new reversed gene can be passed on as a new sequence for a function
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