Glossary of Genetic terms
(A through K)

 adenine adenosine deaminase deficiency (ADA) adenovirus Alagille syndrome allele
amino acids animal model antibody antisense apoptosis
ataxia-telangiectasia  Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS) autosomal dominant autosome bacteria
bacterial artificial chromosome base pair birth defect bone marrow transplantation BRCA1/ BRCA2
cancer candidate gene carcinoma carrier cDNA library
cell centimorgan centromere chromosome cloning
codon congenital contig craniosynostosis cystic fibrosis
cytogenetic map cytosine deletion deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) diabetes mellitus
diploid DNA replication DNA sequencing dominant double helix
duplication electrophoresis Ellis-van Creveld syndrome enzyme familial Mediterranean fever
gene gene amplification gene expression gene mapping gene pool
gene therapy gene transfer genetic code (ATCG) genetic counseling genetic map
genetic marker genetic screening genome genotype germ line
guanine haploid haploinsuficiency hematopoietic stem cell hemophilia
heterozygous highly conserved sequence Hirschsprung's disease holoprosencephaly homologous recombination
homozygous human artificial chromosome (HAC) Human Genome Project human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) acquired immundeficiency syndrome (AIDS)
Huntington's disease hybridization immunotherapy in situ hybridization inherited
insertion intellectual property rights intron karyotype knockout

The meaning of these words can be found at
the National Human Genome Research Institute website