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For a non-technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to genetics. An image of the 46 chromosomes making up the diploid genome of a human male. The mitochondrial chromosome is not shown. In modern molecular biology and genetics, a genome is the genetic material of an organism.
DNA, as well as the genetic material of the mitochondria and chloroplasts. The term genome was created in 1920 by Hans Winkler, professor of botany at the University of Hamburg, Germany.