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Genetiks4U is an outreach project, funded by IndiaBioscience Outreach Grants. It's a collaborative effort of Chandana Basu and Garima Jain, Banaras Hindu University and Nandini Chilkam, Learnwith comics. They take the concepts of genetics to school children (Grade 9-12) through comics, story telling and hands on experiments. They try making genetics approachable and understandable to school children.


Genetiks4U is a premier destination for engaging into educational comic resources designed to introduce the fascinating world of genetics. Here, they blend the artistry of storytelling with the rigor of scientific knowledge to create a unique learning experience. Whether you are a student grappling with the complexities of DNA, a teacher seeking innovative instructional materials, or simply a curious mind eager to explore the secrets of heredity, their comics are crafted to make intricate genetic concepts accessible and enjoyable.

Please find here the e-resources created by GENETIKS4U, a compendium entitled "Genetic Odyssey - Genetics concepts through comics". In this, readers can browse through two of the stories presented in comic style entitled "DNA-code of life" explaining about our genetic material and "DNA defenders" explaining about cancer. These stories are available in English and also in Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Gujarati in this e-book.

If you wish to stay updated with more comics and e-resources created by them in future, please visit Genetiks4u- Let's talk about genetics ( or write to them at [email protected] to get the copy of the e-resources.

Click here, to know more about the project, and to check out their resources.