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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.

Introduction to genetics[edit]

Branches of genetics[edit]

Multi-disciplinary fields that include genetics[edit]

History of genetics[edit]

History of genetics

Natural history of genetics[edit]

History of the science of genetics[edit]

History of genetics

General genetics concepts[edit]

Genetic Modification[edit]

Genetic research and Darwinism[edit]

Concepts of Evolution[edit]


Classical geneticists[edit]

DNA era geneticists[edit]

Genomics era geneticists[edit]

Genetics-related organizations[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Griffiths, Anthony J. F.; Miller, Jeffrey H.; Suzuki, David T.; Lewontin, Richard C.; et al., 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.L.; Jones, E.W. (2005). Genetics: Analysis of Genes and Genomes. Jones and Bartlett Publishers. ISBN 9780763715113.

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