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Descriptor in English: Genetics
Descriptor in Spanish: Genética
Descriptor in Portuguese: Genética
Descriptor in French: Génétique
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.343
SP8.946.702.667.600
Scope note: The branch of science concerned with the means and consequences of transmission and generation of the components of biological inheritance. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use GENETIC PHENOMENA or specifics treed under it for genetic processes and properties of organisms, or the qualifier / genet with specific anatomical terms, organisms, diseases, etc.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
See also the descriptors: Genetic Structures MeSH
Histocompatibility Testing MeSH
DeCS UI: 5957
Descriptor UI: D005823
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Genetics - Preferred
Concept UI M0009137
Scope note The branch of science concerned with the means and consequences of transmission and generation of the components of biological inheritance. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Preferred term Genetics



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