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Unformatted text preview: Creative Tech Study Guide Exam 2 Important concepts 1. Pros and cons of human biotechnology (ethics) o genetic privacy issues o religious and moral views on cloning, stem cells, genetic modification 2. Antibodies and molecular diagnostics o Antibodies how do they work uses in diagnostics and drug "targeting" monoclonal vs. polyclonal hybridoma technology for antibody production o vaccines how do they work traditional vs. biotech (i.e. subunit) vaccines o Molecular diagnostics immuno-assays DNA probes 3. DNA fingerprinting o applications o method 4. DNA replication and the Polymerase Chain Reaction o enzymatic DNA synthesis o PCR method o PCR applications 5. DNA microarrays 6. Materials o typical bulk and surface properties o composites, laminates, and coatings (advantages and examples) o structural hierarchy o surface area 7. Wetting and superhydrophobic surfaces o importance of wettability for applications o contact angle o examples of superhydrophobic surfaces...
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- Spring '04
- DNA, Carbon nanotube, carbon nanotubes, surface tension gecko, tension gecko tape