Origin of gene
Examples from the Web for genes
Contemporary Examples of genes
Genes passed down through the maternal side, though, were found to be a “perfect mitochondrial match.”Richard III’s DNA Shows Tudors May Have No Claim to the Throne
December 2, 2014
But genes trump everything, even parenting by furry primates.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?
November 23, 2014
One possible answer was that the animal integrated fragments of the virus into its genes as a result of persistent infection.Ebola's Roots Are 50 Times Older Than Mankind. And That Could Be the Key to Stopping It.
October 20, 2014
Rubin studied RB and two other genes implicated in cancer, neurofibromin and p53.Why Men May Be More Likely to Get Deadly Brain Cancer
Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad
August 5, 2014
The English got over it and the Roman and Norman genes were assimilated.
Historical Examples of genes
If you can change the genes in one cell, you can change them in another.Card Trick
Walter Bupp AKA Randall Garrett
The aliens changed our genes so we would be able to use all of our brains.
If you wish to change hereditary characteristics, you must change the genes.
Mother's brains began to get hurt and kicked around when she was small, I think—but not by the genes.The Trial of Callista Blake
They have to alter the genes—acquired characters would be of use only in a short-term project, and this is long-term.One Way
Miriam Allen deFord
Word Origin for gene
1911, from German Gen, coined 1905 by Danish scientist Wilhelm Ludvig Johannsen (1857-1927), from Greek genea "generation, race" (see genus). De Vries had earlier called them pangenes. Gene pool is attested from 1950.