Organelles in plants and animals – plasma membrane, cytoplasm, ribosomes etc.
Genetic structures and materials
Cell division –meiosis and mitosis
Four stages of Mitosis
Gamete production in plants
Interaction between Chromosomes
Sex linked inheritance
Colour blindness example
Linkage and crossing over
Interaction between Genes
Traits and gene expression
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) Structure
Double Stranded Helix
Understanding the genetic code
Role of proteins
Transcription and translation
Post translational modification
Introns and exons
Reading the code
Point mutations (single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)
Point substitution mutation
Categories of gene mutations
How do mutations occur
Viruses or other microorganisms
Effect of mutations
Repair of mutations
DNA Repair and Recombination
Methyl directed mismatch repair
Photoreactivation (Light dependent repair)
Genetics are instructions for structures
Cellular organisation and differentiation
Model organisms used in developmental genetics
Why study developmental genetics
The human genome project
Genetic advances in birth defects
Gene therapy and cancer
What is population genetics
Genetic variation within a population
How do we measure genetic variation
The hardy weinberg law
Evolutionary agents and their effect on populatyion genetics
Movement of individuals between populations
Non random mating
Genetics in breeding animals
Farm animal breeding
Genetics for breeding plants
Cloning -somatic cell nuclear transfer
Modifying organisms genetically
Agricultural applications for transgenics
Medical applications for transgenics
Transgenics to modify DNA in plants
Genetics in human health science
Diagnosis of disease
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