Hereditary germline cancer

  Distinguish between a hereditary germline cancer, such as those caused by BRCA1 mutations, and cancers that result from two somatic mutations in the same gene in the same cell.

Genetic disorder results from protein misfolding

    Which genetic disorder (other than Alzheimer’s disease, familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Lewy body dementia, and prion disorders) results from protein misfolding? How does protein...

DNA sequence

  Write a DNA sequence that will encode for at least five amino acids. Change three different bases separately (either by addition or deletion) and write the corresponding amino acid sequences that result from these modifications.