Cultural evolution happens much faster and is more powerful than genetic evolution.
Angelina Jolie had her breasts removed after discovering that her genetic makeup gave her an 87 percent chance of breast cancer.
What if it was our own genetic code that was responsible for inviting HIV into the life of a cell cycle?
Another theory is that genetic modification may be creating pollen with less nutritional value.
Along with genetic factors, that may be enough to create a perfect storm to trigger disease.
The finding of the trees in colonies points to a genetic variation.
But this extension is not the sum total of genetic and cultural evolution.
As a natural consequence the population is largely a genetic aggregation.
She happens to have the most ever reported to the genetic Registry.
It is a genetic character which was not present in either of the parents.
"pertaining to origins," coined 1831 by Carlyle from Greek genetikos "genitive," from genesis "origin" (see genus). Biological sense first recorded in Darwin, 1859. Related: Genetically. Genetical is attested from 1650s.
genetic ge·net·ic (jə-nět'ĭk) or ge·net·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
Of or relating to genetics or genes.
Affecting or affected by genes, as a disorder or deficiency.
Of, relating to, or influenced by the origin or development of something; ontogenic.