Discusses how mutation or abnormal numbers of chromosomes result in genetic disorders.
Shows an animated video to demonstrate the causes and effects of sickle cell disease.
Students will research a genetic or chromosomal disorder, and creating their own pamphlet. Answer are not provided.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Genetic Disorders.
Investigation of whether molecular techniques have advanced far enough that laboratory animals are no longer needed. Covers what animals are used, how, and why.
Covers new work with DNA looking at control of DNA expression and the inheritance of acquired characteristics. It also addresses the bigger issue of how scientific theories change as new knowledge is acquired.
Learn about some of the problems which occur when meiosis doesn't go as planned.
This study guide looks at inheritance that exhibit Mendelian pattern, pedigrees, non-Mendelian inheritance, and genetic disorders.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Genetic Disorders.