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What are genes made of?

DNA.

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What do genes control?

Characteristics.

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What is the function of DNA?

To make proteins.

4

Define gene.

A section of DNA that codes for a particular polypeptide.

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What is gene expression?

Process of making proteins and so controlling characteristics.