differentiate between gene and allele

Asked by hemalatha | 12th Jan, 2014, 10:46: PM

Expert Answer:

A gene is a part of DNA that determines a specific trait whereas an allele is a member of a pair or series of genes that occupy a specific position on a specific chromosome. For example- Multiple allele trait is the ABO group. 

Answered by Meghna Thapar | 13th Jan, 2014, 10:55: AM

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