DNA Smore

Not something you can eat, something you can learn

Deoxyribonucliec Acid

Or better known as DNA. DNA is the carrier of genetic information.

What does DNA do?

DNA's job

DNA directly controls protein replication and synthesis.

Heredity

The passing of on physical or mental characteristics from one generation to another.

Replication

The action of copying or reproducing something.

Protein Production

The process of decoding the instructions of DNA to make RNA.

What is RNA?

    ribonucleic acid, a nucleic acid present in all living cells. Its principal role is to act as a messenger carrying instructions from DNA for controlling the synthesis of proteins, although in some viruses RNA rather than DNA carries the genetic information.