Gregor Mendel: Genetics Pioneer

Gregor Mendel: Genetics Pioneer

by Lynn Van Gorp
     
 

Gregor Johann Mendel is known as the father of modern genetics. He used cross-breeding to develop different kinds of peas. This allowed him to make predictions about the outcomes. These are now called Mendel's Laws of Heredity. They explain how traits are passed from generation to generation. Mendel also discovered dominant and recessive genes.  See more details below

Overview

Gregor Johann Mendel is known as the father of modern genetics. He used cross-breeding to develop different kinds of peas. This allowed him to make predictions about the outcomes. These are now called Mendel's Laws of Heredity. They explain how traits are passed from generation to generation. Mendel also discovered dominant and recessive genes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940000198575
Publisher:
Teacher Created Materials
Publication date:
12/14/2007
Series:
Science Readers
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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