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genetic

adjective atavistic, congenital, hereditary, ingrained, inherited, innate
See also: born, hereditary, innate, native
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Change in the DNA, chromosome or presence of an abnormal copy of a Gene (working sub unit of DNA) cause Genetic diseases.
WHAT KINDS OF GENETIC TESTS ARE RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN WITH AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER?
Advances in genetic research since the mapping of the human genome have resulted in the ability to determine individual susceptibility to an increasing number of illnesses.
Lo notes that circulating fetal DNA sticks around for several minutes in a mother's blood, providing ample time for researchers to harvest the genetic material for prenatal tests.
The history of the eugenics movement has impacted the current practice of genetic counseling.
The 4 genetic groups exhibited unique distributional patterns in geographic space (Figure 6).
Elucidation of the cellular, biochemical, molecular, and genetic mechanisms underlying normal and defective development.
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, LineaGen draws on a proven process for genetic discovery at the University of Utah that has led to the discovery of multiple disease-causing genes in cancer, heart disease, and neurological disorders.
To facilitate the education process, Stoller has produced a booklet called the "Crop Health Guide: Maximizing Plant Genetic Expression," which explains the science behind Crop Health Therapy.
Genetic engineering could help parents in the future avoid some of those harmful outcomes.
The report states that current information about the biological and genetic characteristics of African Americans, Hispanics, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Asians, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders does not explain the health disparities experienced by these groups compared with non-Hispanic whites.
A tree geneticist has learned techniques for selecting desirable genetic material for tree breeding and conducting progeny tests (growing out trees in experimental plots) where the environmental conditions are kept the same and the plants genetic make-up is altered.