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What is the information content of a human DNA in terms of

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What is the information content of a human DNA in terms of Mbytes? I heard it is 700 Mbyte...
Submitted: 8 years ago.
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Expert:  A. Schuyler replied 8 years ago.



Welcome to Just Answer and thanks for your question. A haploid cell (gamete) has about 750 Mb of information. A diploid cell contains one set of chromosomes from the mother and one from the father and would have about twice that.

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