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Genetic Disorders

Genetic Disorders

Many genetic disorders are caused by mutations in one or a few genes. Other genetic disorders are caused by abnormal numbers of chromosomes.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How can seemingly small mistakes in an organism's DNA or number of chromosomes cause serious genetic disorders?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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