Welcome to the Morgan
Genetics Tutorial

Each of Morgan's six levels builds upon the concepts presented in the previous one. We suggest that you go through the levels in sequence, and take the quiz on page 10 before proceeding to the next level.

  Genes and Chromosomes
  Alleles and Mutations
  Linked Genes
  Sex Determination

Morgan has been selected as a Blue Web'n site. Blue Web'n is a library of "Blue Ribbon" learning sites on the Web.
Morgan has also been selected as a valuable Internet resource by the Discovery Channel School.

The Morgan Tutorial was developed by Drs. Mary Gribbin and William Sofer of Rutgers University. It is dedicated to Thomas Hunt Morgan who, utilizing Drosophila melanogaster as an experimental organism, discovered many of the fundamental principles of modern genetics.

To return to this page from any point in the tutorial, click on the image of Morgan found in the lower right corner of each page.