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GENETICS 1

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FAMOUS GENETICISTS

FAB GEN

DISEASES AND DISORDERS

DIS AND

DIS

MOLECULES OF HEREDITY

MOL HED

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

SCI TECH

GENETICS AT THE MOVIES

GEN FLIX

ODDS AND ENDS

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AS A YOUNG MAN, HE TOOK A

VOYAGE ON THE HMS BEAGLE

WHO WAS DARWIN

THIS RECESSIVE GENE CAN

CAUSE A PROTEIN TO MASK A

GENOTYPICAL BLOOD TYPE

WHAT IS BOMBAY

PHENOTYPE?

THIS MOLECULE EITHER

TRANSCRIBES OR CARRIES

MESSAGES

WHAT IS RNA?

IN THIS TEST, FLUID IS TAKEN

FROM THE WOMB FOR

GENETIC TESTING

WHAT IS

AMNIOCENTESIS?

THIS BOY, CREATED IN THE

LAB, COULDN'T SHAKE YOUR

HAND, BUT COULD TRIM YOUR

HEDGES

WHAT IS EDWARD

SCISSORHANDS?

THIS ORGANELLE IS THE

POWERHOUSE OF THE CELL

WHAT IS THE

MITOCHONDRIA?

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A BIOLOGIST, HE SPENT MORE

TIME IN THE GARDEN THAN IN

THE CLASSROOM

WHO WAS MENDEL

PEOPLE WITH THIS DISORDER

ARE VERY TALL WITH SPINDLY

FINGERS, AND TEND TO DIE

YOUNG OF HEART TROUBLE

WHAT IS MARFAN'S

SYNDROME?

THIS KIND OF CHART SHOWS

GENETIC TRAITS WITHIN A

FAMILY

WHAT IS A PEDIGREE?

THIS TEST USES GEL AGAR TO

IDENTIFY DNA MARKERS

BASED ON MOLECULAR

CHARACTERISTICS

WHAT IS PROTEIN GEL

ELECTROPHORESIS?

EVIL NAZI SCIENTISTS TRY TO

CLONE COPIES OF HITLER IN

SOUTH AMERICA

WHAT IS THE BOYS

FROM BRAZIL?

THIS CONDITION OFTEN

MASKS ITSELF AS A GENETIC

DEFECT, BUT IS CAUSED BY

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS

WHAT IS A PHENOCOPY?

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THIS GENETICIST, OFTEN

THOUGHT TO BE "SQUARE",

WAS A CODISCOVERER OF

LINKAGE.

WHO WAS PUNNETT?

CAUSED BY A DEFECT IN

CHROMOSOME 21, IT CAUSES

MENTAL RETARDATION AND

DISTORTED FACIAL FEATURES

WHAT IS TRISOMY 21?

ONLY FEMALES CAN TRANSMIT

THIS GENETIC MATERIAL

WHAT IS

MITOCHONDRIAL DNA?

IN THIS LABORATORY

PROCEDURE, EXACT GENETIC

REPLICAS OF PLANTS AND

ANIMALS ARE MADE

WHAT IS CLONING?

NOW THE RENEGADE

GALACTIC PRESIDENT, HE HAS

TWO HEADS AND A GIRL

FRIEND NAMED TRILLIAN

WHO IS ZAPHOD

BEEBELBROX?

WHEN THIS OCCURS, A

PHENOTYPE CAN HAVE MANY

DIFFERENT SYMPTOMS

WHAT IS PLEIOTROPY

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THESE TWO MEN SHARED A

NOBEL PRIZE IN MEDICINE FOR

THE DISCOVERY OF THE

SHAPE OF THE DNA MOLECULE

WHO WERE WATSON AND

CRICK?

LESS COMPLEX THAN A VIRUS,

A PROTEIN LIKE THIS CAN

CAUSE DISEASES LIKE MAD

COW DISEASE

WHAT IS A PRION?

LIKE IN ABO BLOOD TYPING, A

HETEROZYGOTE'S PHENOTYPE

IS DISTINCT FROM (NOT

INTERMEDIATE) BETWEEN TWO

HOMOZYGOTES

WHAT IS CODOMINANCE?

IN THIS, PARENTS ARE

INTERVIEWED BASED ON

GENETIC TESTING

WHAT IS GENETIC

COUNSELING?

THE TITLE TO THIS MOVIE IS

BASED ON A SEQUENCE OF

AMINO ACIDS

WHAT IS GATTACCA

A HETEROZYGOTE'S

PHENOTYPE IS INTERMEDIATE

BETWEEN TWO

HOMOZYGOTE'S

WHAT IS INCOMPLETE

DOMINANCE?

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Response 5

THIS SCIENTIST WORKED

PAINSTAKINGLY FOR YEARS

TO DETERMINE THAT SICKLE

CELL ANEMIA IS CAUSED BY A

SINGLE AMINO ACID OUT OF

SEQUENCE

WHO WAS LINUS

PAULING?

THESE RECESSIVE ALLELES

CANNOT BE PASSED ON BY

CARRIERS, ONLY BY

HETEROZYGOUS PARENTS

WHAT IS A LETHAL

ALLELE?

THESE LITTLE ANIMALS HAVE

ONLY FOUR CHROMOSOMES

AND REPRODUCE RAPIDLY

ALLOWING STUDENTS TO

STUDY THEM

WHAT ARE DROSOPHILA?

A GENE CAN MASK OR AFFECT

A PARTICULAR GENOTYPE

WHAT IS EPISTASIS?

IN THIS FUTURISTIC WORLD,

CRIMINALS ARE CAUGHT

BEFORE THEY CAN COMMIT

THEIR CRIMES

WHAT IS MINORITY

REPORT?

A TYPE A FATHER AND A TYPE

AB FATHER CANNOT HAVE A

CHILD WITH THIS BLOOD TYPE

WHAT IS TYPE O

BLOOD?

 CATEGORY:   

GENETICS IN MOVIES  

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 CLUE:   

THIS MOVIE FEATURED AHYBRID PLANT NAMED AUDREYWHO HAD AN INSATIABLEAPPETITE   

 Response:   

WHAT IS THE LITTLESHOP OF HORRORS?

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 CATEGORY:   

GENETICS IN MOVIES  

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 CLUE:   

THIS MOVIE FEATURED AHYBRID PLANT NAMED AUDREYWHO HAD AN INSATIABLEAPPETITE   

 Response:   

WHAT IS THE LITTLESHOP OF HORRORS?

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