activities available at this time
Genetics of Prokaryotes Work with the types of genetic
and biochemical information used to unravel the inner workings
of the lac operator-repressor regulation system.
Acids Learn the basics about nucleic acids, how they
form base pairs, and undergo replication and translation.
DNA Technology Learn about some of the basic techniques
and principles of recombinant DNA, and how recombinant DNA technology
is applied to human health.
Gene Expression Learn about gene expression in eukaryotes,
including topics such as post-transcriptional modifications,
mRNA synthesis, and RNA-DNA hybridization.
section on biotechnology provides links to
references, research tools, and laboratory/learning activities.
Biotechnology is a rapidly advancing field that applies our
understanding of the molecular nature of biological processes
to real-world problems
Human Genome Project's objective is to find all the
genes on every chromosome in the human body and determine their
biochemical nature. This site contains many links to information,
U.S. and international research sites, and loci on specific