Introduction to Genetics (遺傳學介紹)

Suggested Readings :

(1)Advanced-level Biology for Hong Kong, by Y.K. Ho, SNP Manhattan Press (H.K.) Ltd. Bk 1, p.
(2)New Understanding BIOLOGY for Advanced Level, 4th ed., by Glenn and Susan Toole, Stanley Thornes, p.
(3)A-level Biology, by Phillips and Chilton, Oxford University Press, p.
(4)Biology : Principles and Processes, by Roberts, Reiss and Monger, Nelson International, p.
(5)Advanced Biology principles and applications, ISE, by C.J.Clegg with D.G. MacKean, John Murray, p..






Genetics is the study of the transfer of characteristics from the upper generation to the lower generations. The theories of Mendel, the Austria priest, stands for the theories of traditional genetics.

Mendel was an Austria priest, he grew peas and studied characteristics of peas at leisure time. He collected the peas harvasted counted them and made statistics. Eventually, he concluded his studies into some theories. They are now called the Mendel's Law of inheritance.

Please refer to the following web pages for the life of Mendel.
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