Results for: Pseudogene

In Genetics

What is a Pseudogene?

A pseudogene is a gene that has been disabled by mutation, and is no longer functional.
In Microbiology

What are introns and pseudogenes Are they the same?

Introns and pseudogenes are not the same. An intron is a segment of DNA that "intrudes" into or "interrupts" a coding stretch of DNA. Many genes in humans have introns, b ( Full Answer )
In Microbiology

What is Pseudogene?

are genes that have lost their ability to code for proteins so are no longer expressed in a cell.