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Authors: Ella McLafferty | Charles Hendry
Date: August 2012
Journal: Nursing Standard
Issue: Volume 26, Number 48
Keywords: Cell division, genetics, life sciences, meiosis, mitosis
As part of the life sciences series, this article describes the role of deoxyribonucleic acid and ribonucleic acid, genes and chromosomes. The processes of mitosis and meiosis are discussed and some genetic disorders outlined. Possible strategies for future management of genetic disorders are introduced.
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