The process of inharitance itself was found by Gregor Mendel long before DNA, chromosomes, or meiosis had been discovered. Mendel chose to study individual characteristics that had unmistakably different form, such as white versus purple flowers. He then followed the inharitance of these traits for several generations, counting the numbers of offspring with each type of trait. And by analyzing these numbers, the
basic patterns of inharitance became clear. Numerical analysis was something of an innovation in Mendel's time.
Having determined the inharitance models for single traits, Mendel than turned to more complex traits in peas. Mendel than realized that these results could be explained if the genes for the color and shape are inherited independently of each other and not influenced each other during gamete formation.
From that, I want to explain and give an example on how inheritance can effects some people. I have an asthma disease that I got since I was 10 years old. My doctor told me that I have an asthma disease because my father had that disease also. Asthma is a lung disease that can be life... [continues]
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