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Interactives -- DNA

How DNA Was Discovered : Introduction

DNA--deoxyribonucleic acid-- is the blueprint for life. It is present in organisms ranging from the smallest bacterium to the largest whale. The molecule determines not only what physical characteristics you will have, such as hair and eye color, but also what diseases you may develop. In this section you will discover some of the key insights that led to the discovery of DNA and its structure, as well as more recent developments in DNA technology.


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