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Unformatted text preview: Biochem 100 MyDNA Fall 2008 UNIT 2-1 Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:15 am to 12:30 pm Hasbrouck Lab Addition Rm #20 Dr. Molly Fitzgerald-Hayes &KLHI MyDNA Unit 1, 2-1 Lecture Schedule )$// Biochem 100 MyDNA Fall08 Unit 2-1 Human Genome Project Homework Assignments 2.1 and 2.2 Assignment 2.1 Go to the Human Genome Project website: http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/home.shtml Browse the HGP website contents, read about and define these terms: What is pharmacogenomics? hat is gene therapy? What is gene therapy? What is ELSI and what does it do? What are genetic privacy laws? Assignment 2.2 - Unit 2-1 slides Download the PDF files of the slides shown in lecture. Read and study the information on the slides covered in class. The slides are an essential part of the course and the information WILL be included on the exams. Biochem 100 MyDNA Fall08 Unit 2-1 HGP Homework Assignment 2.3 (Part 1) Assignment 2.3 (Part 1) Go to the DNA Interactive website "Genome" section: http://www.dnai.org/ Watch the assigned videos and animations about the Human Genome Project (see below). Take notes to help you remember the information, and ask questions in class if there is something you don't understand. Unit 2-1 assigned video and animation clips: I) Select "Tour". a. At the top click on "flyover". View all sections of the “chromosome 11 flyover" tour. b. At top click on "chromosome closeup" and view: • 3D Animation: Chromosome coiling: DNA is wrapped around histone proteins and ackaged into chromosomes. packaged into chromosomes. • Animation: Zooming in: examining the X (click on continue to go to next slide) What do the banding patterns on the X chromosome come from? What kinds of genes are encoded on the X chromosome? What is non-coding DNA? What are transposable elements? c. At top click on “genome FISHing”; read about telomeres and centromeres. d. At top click on “genome spots”. • Find the “spot” for Albinism and read more about the TYR gene. • Find out about the gene on the Y chromosome involved in sex-determination. • Listen to “A chromosome Y story”. Biochem 100 MyDNA Fall08 Unit 2-1 Human Genome Project Homework Assignment 2.3 (Part 2) Assignment 2.3 (Part 2) Go to the DNA Interactive website "Genome" section: http://www.dnai.org/ Watch the assigned videos and animations about the Human Genome Project (see below). Take notes to help you remember the information, and ask questions in class if there is something you don't understand. Unit 2-1 assigned video and animation clips continued: II) Select "The Project". a. At the top of the page, click on "problem" (view all screens). b. At the top click on "players" (click and view all sections of each of the first four icons: pros and cons, public consortium, private project, money)....
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Unit 2-1 Slides - Biochem 100 MyDNA Fall 2008 UNIT 2-1...

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