Genetics: study of heredity; focuses on the function and composition of single genes
: Gene = specific DNA sequence that encodes for a functional molecule (RNA or protein)
Genomics: study of the entire genome of an organism
: Genome = complete genetic information of an organism; includes both coding and noncoding regions
Classify each action as belonging to genetics, genomics, or both.
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