Can Genetically Engineered food benefit the world?1 1860
What are our motives in Genetic Engineering? (Humanitarian, improve mankind or national interests)1 3168
What situations might be viewed as ethical uses of human cloning? Are you doubtful, fearful, or hopeful about human cloning?1138
Suppose you are heterozygous for a mutant beta-thalassemia allele. If the frequency of beta-thalassemia is 1/1600 persons, what is the probabilty that your prospective spouse is heterozygous for a mutant beta-thalassemia allele?
what is DIY Gene testing ?
In cats yellow is due to gene B and black to its allele b. These genes are located on the X chromosome (sex-linked). The heterozygous results in calico (tortoise shell). What kinds of offspring (sex & color) are expected from the cross: black male & calico female? Most calico males are sterile, why?
Is biotechnology more dangerous to other gene transfer technologies breeding?
In sesame, the one-pod condition (P) is dominant to the three-pod condition (p), and normal leaf (L) is dominant over wrinkled leaf (l). The two characters are inherited independently. Determine the genotypes and phenotypes of the two plants which produce the following progeny: 318 one- pod normal, 98 one-pod wrinkled, 323 three-pod normal and 104 three-pod wrinkled.
What is the function of BCSP31gene of Brucella organism?
what happens in Postmeiotic segregation?
The ABO blood system has been employed to settle cases of disputed paternity. Suppose, as an expert in genetics, you are called to testify in a case where the mother is type A, the child is type O and the alleged father is type B. How would you respond to the following statements of the attornies: a. "Since the mother has type A, the type O of the child must have come from the father and since my client is type B, he obviously could not have fatered the child." Made by the attorney of the alleged father. b. "Further tests revealed that this man is heterozygous and therefore he must be the father." Made by the mother's attorney.
Are there alternatives to Genetic Engineering?
Can you name a few potential risks of Genetic Engineering?
What are the down sides of Genetic Engineering?
Flower position, stem length, and seed shape were three traits that were studied by Mendel. Each is controlled by an independently assorting gene. If a plant that is heterozygous for all three traits was allowed to self- fertilize, what proportion of the offspring would be expected to show all three dominant phenotypes?
What ethical dilemmas should be considered when genetic engineering is put into practice?
How DNA is being Transplanted?
how was school like for someone with turner's syndrome?