genomics and Technology Supplemental Resources
Interactive definition map of DNA terms at Scitable http://www.nature.com/scitable/definition/histone-histones-57
Extended NOVA video (13 minutes) about epigenetics.
Fact sheet about the human genome project.
Brief video illustrating gene chip (microarray) technology.
2nd short video explaining gene chips:http://www.dnalc.org/resources/3d/26-microarray.html
LearnGenetics virtual labs on PCR and gel electrophoresis. Great sites if you are unclear about these technologies.
Smithsonian Institute exhibit, Unlocking Life's Code. The website includes brief informative videos about the Human Genome Project (created by the History Channel) which were shown in class.
Epigenetics: LearnGenetics has a variety of articles and interactives to help explain epigenetics.http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/epigenetics/
LearnGenetics microarray interactive activity (part of homework assignment)
LearnGenetics forensics webpage, explaining the role of genetic evidence in forensics. Excellent site to use for reviewing/revising your notes. http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/science/forensics/