About Genetics

The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics and the genetic properties or features of an organism and their characteristics.

Mendel’s Experiment – Monohybrid Cross Monohybrid cross is a cross made to study simultaneous inheritance of a single pair of Mendelian factors. In other words, the cross in which only alternate forms of a single character are taken into ...

In general, one gene affects a single character. But many genes are known to affect more than one character. Such genes are called pleiotropic genes and the condition is called Pleiotropy. An example of a gene in human beings ...