NCLEX Review: Genes
Have you ever heard someone say it’s in their genes? This statement is both true but not true when it comes to certain characteristics. In this video, we will explore genes to explain why. A gene is a molecular unit of heredity of a living organism. As you study for the NCLEX exam, be sure to watch this video for a compressive discussion on what genes are and their importance to the organism. During this NCLEX review, we will also talk about dominant and recessive alleles, how genes create/code for its protein and how alleles from the parents’ genetic traits determine their offspring’s characteristics.