DNA and Heritability
Lecture no. 5 from the course: 12 Essential Scientific Concepts
Taught by Professor Indre Viskontas | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Professor Viskontas takes you back to the birth of genetics through the pioneering work of Gregor Mendel. Then, she shows you how to understand DNA as a simple code read by cells to produce new cellular components. And finally, she breaks down the complexities of how genes express themselves: through the generation of proteins.