Helpful Resources:


Human Genome Project:

Crash Course Video -- DNA Structure and Replication http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8WJ2KENlK0

Interactive lesson on DNA structure and Protein Synthesis:http://www2.edc.org/weblabs/howdoesdnawork/DNA.html

Animation of DNA Replication: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jtmOZaIvS0

Drag and Drop review of Protein Synthesis: http://www.zerobio.com/drag_oa/protein/overview.htm

Excellent overview animation of Protein Synthesis: http://www.wisc-online.com/Objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=AP1302

Animation of Transcription and Translation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41_Ne5mS2ls&feature=related

Tutorial on how DNA works (use the left hand menu for navigation) http://www.biotechnologyonline.gov.au/biotec/dnagenes.html


Video: James Watson Describes the Discovery of the Structure of DNA (20 min): http://www.ted.com/talks/james_watson_on_how_he_discovered_dna.html

Video: Paul Root Wolpe describes explores the ethics of genetic engineering (20 min) http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_root_wolpe_it_s_time_to_question_bio_engineering.html

Article: Science after the human genome project: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=human-genome-at-ten
Article: Genome Sequencing for the rest of us: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=personal-genome-sequencing
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