ESP Biography


Major: Genetics

College/Employer: Stanford Postdoctoral Fellow

Year of Graduation: Not available.

Picture of Veena Singla

Brief Biographical Sketch:

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Past Classes

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B1678: It’s All in the Family- How Do We Inherit and Pass On Traits? in Splash! Fall 2011 (Oct. 29 - 30, 2011)
Some things seem to run in families- the Jonas brothers all have a similar look and musical aptitude. Why do we look like our parents? Why do some brothers and sisters look alike? If you have curly hair, will your children have curly hair? In this class, explore the basics of genetics, including what it means for a trait to be “dominant” or “recessive,” and how traits are passed from parents to children. Then, put your knowledge to use with a partner in class and see what your baby together might look like!