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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 12 Genetic Engineering and the Chemistry of Heredity Friday, 16 October 2009 Readings Chapter 12.5 12.6 Example: Sickle cell anemia A disease that is recognized by the _______ change in the cells that leads to problems with oxygen transport and transport of RBCs in the blood and through arteries. Red blood cells Sickled cells The problem arises from abnormal hemoglobin with __ from the _____ aa residues have been swapped for others . In the de-O 2 form, these proteins polymerize together inside the RBCs. What do you think allows the RBCs to do this? 12.5 The Human Genome Project Objective is to map all the ____ in the human organism. 3 billion pairs for 30,000 genes on all 46 chromosomes 1989 Started 2000 First draft a key element was cooperation between the NIH and Celera Genomics (public and ________) Average cost per bp is $1 2007 First person " s DNA has been sequenced ____________ helped the acceleration where error rates were demanded to be as low as 1 in 10,000. The genetic map raises many issues -- ______ and who owns the genes and what to do with the knowledge once it is out? ht p:/ www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7OYCmynrRU&ses ion=ibANklw3mXEU6R0zVAhOVoRKDH-cr-IE-w0ZImWhz26t9JZJwO0ZCrgofAlsXCRlvGHAUTaDpdW56svB-lA84xtE8MP6spqLO_gSBzXiLdDerg2R93Y4LhA8SPHqqZnjGXA_L5Yopr-ryxjeUNgWhmyuv6FedIw7vHopJpAEsiJS8l7YMdmmfvvC8SHkFOPEvCaQvkFKDQt1ht p:/ www....
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