The overall goal of "Tech-GENA® is to increase scientific and cultural understanding of genetic information, especially as it relates to cancer. It is designed to address unmet needs for cancer genetics education within Native American communities.
"Tech-GENA® evolved from the highly successful, "Genetic Education for Native Americans" (GENA®) curriculum.
The first step in "Tech-GENA®" is to understand the cell, basic building blocks of the body. In order to do this, the website is an interactive activity that allows the web user to make a cell and understand its components.
To review the interactive activity, please click on the tab "Make a Cell" to view "Tech-GENA®.