Molecular Biology of Cells

  • Dennis W. Ross


A gene is a piece of DNA* that encodes a packet of information that is part of a cell’ s permanent structure and is copied into daughter cells at division.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis W. Ross
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  1. 1.Department of PathologyForsyth Medical CenterWinston-SalemUSA

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