Misconception RHM109:

The different cell types (skin, muscle, cartilage, etc.) found in a given individual’s body contain different genetic information (See Hackling & Treagust, 1984).

Items that test for misconception RHM109
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RH011001

Brain cells and skin cells both contain DNA molecules, which contain the same genetic information.

42%

RH011002

Brain cells and skin cells contain the same genetic information.

39%