Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


gene mutations

Lillie and Jessica

Jessica Caron

on 16 November 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of gene mutations

by Jessica and Lillie
11-16-12 Gene Mutations Please enjoy our What are mutations? Point mutation Frameshift Mutations in Real Life - Mutations are heritable changes in genetic information.
-Gene mutations are known as point mutations or frameshift mutations. These include substitutions, insertions, and deletions 1.a mutation in the dna chain that occurs when the number of nucleotides is not divisible by three

2.this causes every thing else after it to be read incorrectly Common Mutations Presentation Substitutions -one base is changed to a different base

-usually only affects one amino acid Insertions Deletions Crazy Mutations Mermaid Syndrome (sirenomelia) Progeria 1.main problem for changing of genetics
2.little attention is paid to it because it is hard to type -certain parts are deleted 1.You share about 49.99 % of your genes with the guy next door. With her also the same amount. But there may be some mutations you have produced. Or received from them

2.some can be as normal as baldness
Full transcript