PURPOSE OF DNA

Nachila Ortiz and Micheala Desena

What Is DNA ?

  • DNA's main role of in the cell is the long-term storage of information.
  • a self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms as the main constituent of chromosomes. It is the carrier of genetic information.
  • The purpose of DNA is to not only control development, but it is also pass down information as well.

Look how the DNA works.

DNA Structure

What does the DNA do?

  • Major function of DNA is encode the sequence of amino acid resides in proteins, using the genetic code.
  • DNA is stored inside the cell nucleus while in prokaryotes such as bacteria and achaea, the DNA is in the cell's cytoplasm.