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Cell Biology

Cell Biology

The study of the cell, including mitosis and meiosis 

DNA, Genes, Chromosomes

DNA, Genes, Chromosomes

The building blocks of inheritance

Heredity/Inheritance Patterns

Heredity/Inheritance Patterns

The genetic transmission of traits

Epigenetics/Inheritance and the Environment

Epigenetics/Inheritance and the Environment

The genome’s dynamic response to the environment

Genetic Conditions

Genetic Conditions

Conditions caused by gene variations or mutations

Evolution

Evolution

Processes by which organisms are changed over time

Biostatistics

Biostatistics

The use of mathematics to investigate life science related problems

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Biological techniques used to enhance products

DNA Forensics

DNA Forensics

The application of genetic testing for legal purposes

Top Issues In Genetics

Top Issues In Genetics

Select genetic topics of popular interest

Teacher Resources

Teacher Resources

  • Harry Potter's World - Activities for teaching basic genetic concepts as well as characteristics of complex traits
Labs & Experiments

Labs & Experiments

Careers in Genetics

Careers in Genetics

  • Genomic Careers - Find Your Future - Video interviews with genomic professionals, information on genomic careers, a tool for rating your favorite genomic careers, and an opportunity to test your knowledge of careers in this field
Highlights

Highlights

  • NHGRI Newsroom - A listing of the National Human Genome Research Institute's latest genomic news