what are the 2 major functions of the dna?

Asked by  | 31st Dec, 2008, 07:36: AM

Expert Answer:

  1. DNA contains genetic information that influences the phenotype of an organism and allows them to function, grow and reproduce.
  2. It replicates stably to pass on the hereditary information to the next generation.
  3. Some non-coding DNA sequences play structural roles in chromosomes

Answered by  | 31st Dec, 2008, 11:51: AM

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