Biol 225: Scientific Communication Spring 2011 (Allen) Reading and Evaluating Journal Articles (Total points: 25) You will be given a journal article that deals with various aspects of microbiology and/or molecular biology and you will have to write a 1-2 page summary of the article following the format presented below. A peer reviewed journal article should include the following: abstract, introduction, material & methods, results, discussion or conclusion. Your review of the assigned journal article should be constructed with the following section headings: A. Overview B. Specific Analysis/Experimental Approaches C. What information should be provided in each section? Overview: In this section you should discuss the overall goal or purpose of the research presented in the paper by providing the following: • Title, authors, journal reference • A definition of the molecular/biological/organismal problem • A description of the system used to study the problem, and the significance
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 225 taught by Professor Dr.allen during the Spring '11 term at Fayetteville State University.