MYSTERY MONDAY: Genes are how-to books for making proteins. Find out how they work.
The terms dominant and recessive describe the inheritance patterns of certain traits. But what do they really mean?
Hair color is NOT determined by a single gene; this page reviews the evidence.
Eye color is determined by multiple genes. Among the genes that affect eye color, OCA2 and HERC2 stand out. OCA2 gene controls pigment production while HERC2
DOMINANT AND RECESSIVE CHARACTERISTICS. Characteristics in the left-hand column dominate over those characteristics listed in the right-hand column.
Human eye color genetics: An interactive introduction to heredity.
Elephants are the largest land s on Earth, though both African and Asian elephants are still threatened by human activities.
Dominant lethal genes are expressed in both homozygotes and heterozygotes. But how can alleles like this be passed from one generation to the next if they cause death?
Jewish Genetics: Abstracts and Summaries A collection of abstracts and reviews of books, articles, and genetic studies. This section is the most comprehensive summary
The Asian flush, sometimes called the Asian glow, refers to a common reaction to alcohol among East Asians. The genetic causes of facial flushing are two mutations in