Define genes

Asked by  | 30th Jun, 2008, 10:04: AM

Expert Answer:

Genes occupy a specific place on the chromosome. They are the units of hereditary information. They carry directions for the production of proteins. Genes provide information to the cell that controls and directs its activities. They are responsible for transmitting characters from parents to offsprings. Genes are composed of DNA.

Answered by  | 30th Jun, 2008, 10:29: AM

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