3.1.1 Genes, Deoxyribonucleic acid3.1.1 Genes, Deoxyribonucleic acid(DNA) and Chromosomes(DNA) and Chromosomes
are a long, fine, thread-likestructures found in the nucleus
It builds from molecules called
deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
Every species has its own number of chromosomes per cell to store their heredityinformation
2 types of chromosomes:1.
–controls all somatictraits (blood group, body weight &skin colour)2.