Tag: genetic

An Introduction to RNA splicing

Well, actually most of the time, I use an analogy to making a movie. So in bacteria, genes are just linear segments of DNA. They...

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis or PGD is an assisted reproductive technology used for the genetic testing of embryos. It is a beneficial method because it helps...

5 Genetic Accidents That Will Shock You

5 Genetic Accidents That Will Shock You. Number 5. In 2006, this bizarre-looking baby was born in Charikot, the headquarters of Dolakha district, attracting a...

The Central Dogma of Biology

The DNA double helix contains two linear sequences of the letters A C G and T, which carry coded instructions. Transcription of DNA begins with...