Genetic Disorders, Blood Typing, and Genetic Engineering. Genetic Disorder. Is an abnormal condition that a person inherits through genes and chromosomes Two causes: Mutations in DNA Changes in overall structure or numbers of chromosomes. Prenatal Diagnosis Amniocentesis.
Genetic Disorders, Blood Typing, and Genetic Engineering
every cell of the body
***remember, a woman is born with all of her egg cells, but meiosis is not yet complete
(egg development stops in prophase I until the follicle matures prior to ovulation)
TYPE O BLOOD
Genes are inserted into animals such as cows to produce the human clotting protein needed by people with hemophilia