Outline of genetics

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to genetics:

Geneticsscience of genes, heredity, and variation in living organisms.[1][2] Genetics deals with the molecular structure and function of genes, and gene behavior in context of a cell or organism (e.g. dominance and epigenetics), patterns of inheritance from parent to offspring, and gene distribution, variation and change in populations.

Essence of genetics[edit]

Branches of genetics[edit]

Multi-disciplinary fields that include genetics[edit]

History of genetics[edit]

Main article: History of genetics

General genetics concepts[edit]

Geneticists[edit]

Classical geneticists[edit]

DNA era geneticists[edit]

Genomics era geneticists[edit]

Genetics-related organizations[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Griffiths, Anthony J. F.; Miller, Jeffrey H.; Suzuki, David T.; Lewontin, Richard C.; Gelbart, William M., eds. (2000). "Genetics and the Organism: Introduction". An Introduction to Genetic Analysis (7th ed.). New York: W. H. Freeman. ISBN 0-7167-3520-2. 
  2. ^ Hartl D, Jones E (2005)

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