Weird Genetics. Mutations. A change in genetic information. Can occur randomly (naturally) Or can be deliberately caused in the laboratory by scientists Inherited Not always harmful. http://www.accessexcellence.org/. Natural Mutations. These are not albinos; they have pigmented eyes.
A change in genetic information
The selection of certain seeds or animals for reproduction in order to influence the traits inherited by the next generation.
The Cama is the result of breeding a Llama to a Camel.Parents in background of picture.
The Zebroid is the result ofbreedinga female Horse and a male Zebra.
The Zedonk / Zonkey is the result of breeding a female Donkey and male Zebra.
The Mule is the result of breeding a female horse(mare) to a male donkey (jack). Themule is superior to the horse in strength,endurance, intelligence and disease resistance.
The selective, deliberate change of genes (genetic material) by man.
The technique of removing, modifying or adding genes to a DNA molecule in order to change the information it contains.
Bright face of genetically modified corn plant: pest-infected non-GM (left) and pest-free GM plant (right) planted side-by-side in a field trial. (photo: Dr. Yu Jialin, China Agricultural University)
http://www.fluorescentpets.com/index.htm pest-infected non-GM (left) and pest-free GM plant (right) planted side-by-side in a field trial. (photo: Dr. Yu Jialin, China Agricultural University)