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Unformatted text preview: MCB138 Winter 2012 Study Sheet for Paper 2. 1. Identify the problem. What is the major question the work presented in the paper is trying to answer? Try to write it in 1-2 sentences (an elevator explanation). The major question is what exactly does the gene WAF1 do? What other benefits does WAF1 provide besides being able to suppress the growth of tumor cells in a culture, leading to its potentiality of being a p53 mediator gene? 2. This paper has defined section headings. A. How do the RESULTS and the EXPERIMENTAL METHODS differ? The results described more of what happened/the outcome of the experiment and what it concludes as an overall idea. The experimental methods described more of how the experiment was conducted. B. How do the RESULTS and DISCUSSION differ in what they are supposed to contain? The results differ in that they described more of the results in the discussion instead and described what they did to obtain the results in the results section. The discussion differ in that described what they did to obtain the results in the results section....
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