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DNA

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DNA web resources

 


 

 


 


 

 

 

Working together using this wiki

 

Think of this wiki as a shared online notebook capable of producing text, audio, video, etc. Your entire group can share information using this wiki, making your research accessible to everyone. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

 

 

Questions

 

1.What is the contribution of each of the following scientists to our understanding of the role of nucleic acids?

a. Fredrick Griffith

http://www.microbiologytext.com/index.php?module=book&func=displayarticle&art_id=33

http://www.bookrags.com/Frederick_Griffith

http://www.bact.wisc.edu/Microtextbook/index.php?name=Sections&req=viewarticle&artid=286&page=1

http://www.helium.com/tm/223626

http://library.thinkquest.org/20465/griffith.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Griffith

http://www2.carthage.edu/~pfaffle/hgp/Griffith.html

b. Oswald Avery

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oswald_Avery

http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9011425/oswald-avery

http://www.genomenewsnetwork.org/resources/timeline/1944_Avery.php

c. Martha Chase and Alfred Hershey

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1969/hershey-bio.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_Chase

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/AB/BC/Search_for_DNA.html

http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/dna.htm

http://www.cem.msu.edu/~reusch/virtualtext/nucacids.htm

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/AB/BC/Experiments_that_Inspire.html

 

2. What is transformation?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transformation_(genetics)

http://www.bookrags.com/research/transformation-gen-04/

http://www.dnalc.org/ddnalc/resources/transformation1.html

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/AB/BC/Transformation_and_DNA.html

 

3. What is a bacteriaphage?

http://www.answers.com/bacteriophage&r=67

http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2&q=bacteriophage

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bacteriophage

http://pathmicro.med.sc.edu/mayer/phage.htm

 

4. What was the contribution of each of the following scientist to our understanding of the structure of DNA?

a. Rosalind Franklin

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosalind_Franklin

http://www.sdsc.edu/ScienceWomen/franklin.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/20465/franklin.html

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/AB/BC/Rosalind_Franklin.html

b. James Watson

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/AB/BC/James_Dewey_Watson.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_D._Watson

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1962/watson-bio.html

c. Francis Crick

http://www.chemheritage.org/classroom/chemach/pharmaceuticals/watson-crick.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Crick

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/information/biography/abcde/crick_francis.html

d. Erwin Chargaff

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erwin_Chargaff

http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/specialcollections/coll/pauling/dna/people/chargaff.html

http://www.laskerfoundation.org/news/gnn/timeline/1950a.html

 

5. What is DNA replication?

http://www.ncc.gmu.edu/dna/repanim.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DNA_replication

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/VL/GG/dna_replicating.html

 

6. What is a mutation?

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/units/disorders/mutations/

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/units/disorders/sloozeworm/mutationbg.cfm

http://www-personal.k-state.edu/~bethmont/mutdes.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutation

http://138.192.68.68/bio/Courses/biochem2/DNA/DNAMutations.html

 

7. What is meant by the "Central Dogma of DNA"?

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/VL/GG/central.html

http://web.mit.edu/esgbio/www/dogma/dogma.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_dogma_of_molecular_biology

http://www.sci.sdsu.edu/~smaloy/MicrobialGenetics/problems/genes/DNA-RNA-prot/

http://uah.edu/~carter/protien/dogma.htm

 

8. What is RNA?

http://www.thefreedictionary.com/RNA

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RNA

http://www.rnabase.org/primer/

http://www.alsforums.com/definitions/rna.html

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/VL/GG/rna.html

 

9. What is transcription?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transcription_(genetics)

http://www-class.unl.edu/biochem/gp2/m_biology/animation/gene/gene_a2.html

http://www.usask.ca/education/coursework/mcvittiej/bio30unit1/overheads/1.28.htm

 

10. What is translation?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Translation_(biology)

http://www.johnkyrk.com/DNAtranslation.html

http://www.glasglow.com/e2/tr/Translation_(biology).html

http://www.sparknotes.com/biology/molecular/translation/section3.rhtml

http://genome.pfizer.com/glossary.cfm

 

11. What is protein synthesis?

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/protein%20synthesis

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protein_biosynthesis

http://www.lewport.wnyric.org/JWANAMAKER/animations/protein%20synthesis%20-%20long.html

http://nature.ca/genome/03/c/10/03c_13a_e.cfm

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter15/animations.html

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP1302 

 

12. What is the human genome?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_genome

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&defl=en&q=define:Human+genome&sa=X&oi=glossary_definition&ct=title

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/About/primer/genetics_genome.html

http://www.dnaftb.org/dnaftb/39/concept/index.html

 

 

 


 

 

 

Sessions

1. Friday March 30, 2007

 

 

 

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Comments (1)

Anonymous said

at 2:42 pm on Apr 10, 2007

JEdwards424-Bacteriophage-parasites inside a cell that multiply in bacteria by making use of come or all of the host arganisms.

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