GENETICS Terms Gene

 

- Info:

- Gene is sequence of DNA bases that contain instructions for making certain protein.

- Each gene starts with ATG bases sequence and ends with TAA, TAG or TGA.

- After ATG sequence each subsequent group of 3 bases define specific amino acid which will be used to create protein.

- Gene can have from from 1000 to 1 milion bases.

 

    

T

A

 

A

T

G

 

C

T

A

 

C

A

C

 

G

T

G

 

T

T

C

 

T

A

G

 

G

A