MYTUTOR SUBJECT ANSWERS

462 views

What are the causes of genetic mutations ?

Muataions within genes can be caused by several ways. 

Sometimes they can be spontaneous or other times they can be induced by environmental factors. These factors can include chemicals such as chemicals found in cigarettes. It can also be caused by ionising radiation. 

Amy M. GCSE Maths tutor, GCSE Biology tutor, A Level Biology tutor

1 year ago

Answered by Amy, a GCSE Biology tutor with MyTutor


Still stuck? Get one-to-one help from a personally interviewed subject specialist

256 SUBJECT SPECIALISTS

£30 /hr

Jessica-Lily H.

Degree: MRes Experimental Neuroscience (Masters) - Imperial College London University

Subjects offered:Biology, Psychology

Biology
Psychology

“Top tutor from a world leading university- ready to do all I can to help you get your head around that tricky subject!”

£22 /hr

Runzhi C.

Degree: Medicine (Bachelors) - Imperial College London University

Subjects offered:Biology, Maths+ 3 more

Biology
Maths
Chemistry
-Personal Statements-
-Medical School Preparation-

“Hi there, I am an experienced tutor for Biology and Maths. A money-back guarantee is provided if you are not 100% happy with the session. ”

£18 /hr

Abhinav T.

Degree: Medicine (Other) - University College London University

Subjects offered:Biology, Physics+ 2 more

Biology
Physics
Maths
Chemistry

“Confirming understanding by verbal confirmation and communication so as to ensure clarity and confidence during the learning process and progression.”

MyTutor guarantee

About the author

£18 /hr

Amy M.

Degree: Biomedical genetics (Bachelors) - Newcastle University

Subjects offered:Biology, Maths

Biology
Maths

“About Me  I'm currently studying Biomedical Genetics at Newcastle University, I've always loved science and maths, especially science. I specalise in molecular biology and evolution, but I am also condifent with many other areas of bi...”

MyTutor guarantee

You may also like...

Posts by Amy

Describe the process of translation

What are the causes of genetic mutations ?

Other GCSE Biology questions

How does the body protect itself from pathogens?

What are the five stages of mitosis?

What is an enzyme?

What is a concentration gradient?

View GCSE Biology tutors

We use cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing to use this website, we'll assume that you're OK with this. Dismiss

mtw:mercury1:status:ok