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by pyrophoenix
Sat Sep 30, 2006 6:29 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: The Genome Project
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

A genome is a collection or the whole set of genes in an organism!
Well the basic purpose of the human Genome project is to identify all the Genes in the human genome - About 20-30 thousand of them!
by pyrophoenix
Sat Sep 30, 2006 6:19 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Do teeth dentine contain DNA??
Replies: 9
Views: 11790

No.. eveb the outer skin cells, hair cells and nail cells and yes even the dentine cells have DNA! How do u explain the possibility of developing somatic cells from hair follicle then? How is it possible to recreate a persons genetic code from his hair follicle? Its because the DNA of the person is ...