Author Archives: Kylie Y.

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Gene Therapy Restoring Hearing in Deaf Mice

Previously in unit 6 of this class, we learned that gene therapy is the “introduction of genes into an afflicted individual for therapeutic processes” (Reece, p. 428). It revolves around the idea that a normal allele of the nonfunctional gene … Keep Reading


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Marine Heatwaves

In the first unit of this class, we learned about the levels of biological organization, and the fact that ecosystems are the 2nd largest out of these 10 levels. This sparked my interest pertaining to the impact of various events … Keep Reading


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