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Unformatted text preview: -enzymes are catalysts, lowering the activation energy, hemoglobin (the oxygen binding pigment in red blood cells), insulin (pancreatic hormone), collagen (the connective tissue molecules), keratin (the structural molecule in hair), histones (proteins integral to chromosome structure in eukaryotes), actin and myosin (contractile muscle proteins), immunoglobulins (antibody molecules of the immune system).-restriction enzymes: enzymes that cut DNA to produce fragments-genomics: study of genomes. Uses nucleotide sequence information to study phenotypes and evolution of genes and genomes-model organisms: organisms used to study the biological processes....
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course BIO 315H taught by Professor Payne during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08