MOL CLASS 17 - Genetic Information (Part 2) (class notes S11)

MOL CLASS 17 - Genetic Information (Part 2) (class notes S11)

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Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 1 NATURAL SCIENCE II: MOLECULES OF LIFE Spring 2011 Class 17 – Monday, April 4 Genetic Information (Part 2) Reading: Chapter 15, pp. 9 – 13 Next class: Chapter 17 (skip chapter 16) OUTLINE (2 The genetic code 1 (2) (3) Translation – making proteins (4) The role of transfer RNA (5) Ribosome structure and function (6) Some antibiotics disrupt translation ANNOUNCEMENTS 2
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Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 2 REVIEW 3 THE GENETIC CODE 4
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Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 3 MAKING PROTEINS 5 6
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Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 4 WHERE DOES TRANSLATION OCCUR? 7 THE ROLE OF TRANSFER RNA (tRNA) How
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Unformatted text preview: is the information in mRNA translated into a particular sequence of amino acids in the protein? 8 mRNA 5’ -- A A A U G C C C A -- 3’ Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 5 TRANSLATION IN ACTION 9 2009 NOBEL PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY "for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome" Thomas Steitz, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan and Ada Yonath 10 Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 6 COMPONENTS OF THE RIBOSOME small subunit 11 large subunit RIBOSOME STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION 12 Class 17 – Genetic Information (Part 2) Molecules of Life – Spring 2011 7 SOME ANTIBIOTICS DISRUPT TRANSLATION 13 14 Nature Reviews Microbiology – November 2003...
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2011 for the course MAP V55.0310.0 taught by Professor Tracejordan during the Spring '11 term at NYU.

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MOL CLASS 17 - Genetic Information (Part 2) (class notes S11)

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