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Te Reo Pūtaiao

irakē

genetic mutation

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te rerekē haere o ngā ira o tētahi rauropi. Ko te nuinga o ngā irakē ka hua noa mai i te kukuwhatanga o tētahi momo i te takanga o te wā. Arā, ka itiiti haere ngā ira ngoikore, ā, ka maha haere ngā ira pakari. I ētahi wā ruarua noa iho, he mate ira ka hua ake i te tukanga irakē.

Changes to the genetic material of an organism. Most mutations occur as a natural process in the evolution of a species where weaker genes are reduced and stronger genes are accumulated. In a small number of cases, a mutation gives rise to a genetic disorder.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha tētahi mate ka hua ake i te irakē?

Rangahautia ngā take e whakahē ana ētahi i te mahi whakaputa irakē a te kaimātai iranga, me ngā take tautoko i taua mahi.

Ko te mahi a ētahi kaimātai iranga he whakaputa irakē i tētahi momo, kia pakari ake ai taua momo.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

E whā ngā pūtakenga mai o te irakē:

Takenga Mai

ira - gene

kē - different, of another kind

Tauira KŌrero

He aha tētahi mate ka hua ake i te irakē?

Rangahautia ngā take e whakahē ana ētahi i te mahi whakaputa irakē a te kaimātai iranga, me ngā take tautoko i taua mahi.

Ko te mahi a ētahi kaimātai iranga he whakaputa irakē i tētahi momo, kia pakari ake ai taua momo.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga