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Understanding genetics

Understanding genetics

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Published by Learning in Science Research Group in Leeds .
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StatementJenny Lewis ... [et al.].
ContributionsLewis, Jenny., Learning in Science Research Group.
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Open LibraryOL17919270M
ISBN 100904421899

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Genetics as a scientific discipline stemmed from the work of Gregor Mendel in the middle of the 19th century. Mendel suspected that traits were inherited as discrete units, and, although he knew nothing of the physical or chemical nature of genes at the time, his units became the basis for the development of the present understanding of heredity.