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synonyms for genetic

  • ancestral
  • hereditary
  • historical
  • abiogenetic
  • digenetic
  • eugenic
  • genesiological
  • genital
  • matriclinous
  • patrimonial
  • phytogenetic
  • sporogenous
  • xenogenetic
See also synonyms for: genetically

antonyms for genetic

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  • acquired
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How to use genetic in a sentence

Some people can test positive for the virus’s genetic material for months after they get well, and shed no infectious virus.
A HONG KONG MAN GOT THE NEW CORONAVIRUS TWICEERIN GARCIA DE JESUSAUGUST 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
That cut allows the virus to fuse with the cell membrane and dump its genetic material into the cell.
NEW TREATMENTS AIM TO TREAT COVID-19 EARLY, BEFORE IT GETS SERIOUSTINA HESMAN SAEYAUGUST 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Even though people probably detest mosquitoes more than moth larvae that can damage broccoli, the fact that the Florida Keys project involves genetic modification still stirs passion.
GENETICALLY MODIFIED MOSQUITOES HAVE BEEN OK’D FOR A FIRST U.S. TEST FLIGHTSUSAN MILIUSAUGUST 22, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Gene therapy trials are underway for several different genetic diseases, including sickle cell anemia, at least two different forms of inherited blindness, and Alzheimer’s, among others.
A YEAR AFTER GENE THERAPY, BOYS WITH MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ARE HEALTHIER AND STRONGERVANESSA BATES RAMIREZJULY 30, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Now, a child who shows up at a hospital with severe mycobacterial infection is tested for these genetic defects and receives injections of interferon gamma.
OUR GENES MAY EXPLAIN SEVERITY OF COVID-19 AND OTHER INFECTIONSMONIQUE BROUILLETTEJULY 27, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Earth’s first organisms — which were perhaps little more than naked barber poles of genetic material — likely came in two varieties, the researchers assumed.
COSMIC RAYS MAY EXPLAIN LIFE’S BIAS FOR RIGHT-HANDED DNACHARLIE WOODJUNE 29, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Believe it or not, males of mammalian species receive more genetic material from their mothers than they do from their fathers!
HOW TO BREED A POMSKY AND OTHER QUESTIONS ABOUT DOGS AND SEXPRADEEP MUTALIKJUNE 18, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
So he collects genetic information from bats and bat viruses.
HOW TO FIND THE NEXT PANDEMIC VIRUS BEFORE IT FINDS USLINDSEY KONKELAPRIL 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
I think one of my biggest successes was getting out of microbial genetics.
THIS SCIENTIST WANTS TO KNOW HOW RACIAL DISCRIMINATION GETS ‘UNDER THE SKIN’ESTHER LANDHUISMARCH 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The discovery, and understanding of this mechanism of genetic control has been incredibly important.
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WORDS RELATED TO GENETIC

  • domestic
  • family
  • genetic
  • hereditary
  • inherited
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