How do cells synthesize polypeptides and convert them to Functional proteins?
The message in your DNA ofwho you are and how your body works is carried out by cells through gene
expression. In most cases this means synthesiz
What mistakes can occur when DNA is replicated?
The genes encoded in your DNA result in the production ofproteins that perform specic functions
Within your cells. Various environmental factors and spontaneous ev
THE GREAT ANIMAL SYSTEMS CHALLENGE!
1. List the systems that had to evolve to support cellular respiration in multicellular animals?
(I can come up with three, how about you?).
Cell differentiation is the development of nonspecialised cells into cells with specialised
Examples: muscle cells, liver cell, red blood cells
As organisms grow and develop from fertilis
HW # 2. Thermodynamics
Due Monday 9/12 noon
1. Aerobic respiration results in the breakdown of one molecule of glucose (C6H12O6) into 6
molecules of CO2 and 6 molecules of H2O. Some of the available energy is used to
phosphorylate ADP to produc