NSC 1406 Spring 2015
Lab 6 Transcription and translation
Objective: To become familiar with the processes of transcription and translation.
Introduction: In this lab, we will use a manipulative kit to discover the amino acid
sequences encoded by se
Lab 4: Cells and Microscopy
Introduction: In todays lab, we will examine the smallest unit of lifecells. Because most cells are
so small, they require the use of microscopes to see them. There are two types of cells in
Lab 3 Biological Macromolecules Part 2 Unknown Identification
(some material adapted from C.W. Pratt, Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education, May 2011, p44-45)
to identify and c
February 4, 2015
Lab 2: Biological Macromolecules Part 1
Introduction: Almost all of the food we eat comes from plants and animals. Plants and animals contain
mainly water and carbon based organic compounds, which are m
Name: LaNyce Johnson
NSC 1406 Fall 2014
Lab 1 Hypothesis-based science
Objective: To formulate hypotheses and test them using basic laboratory
Introduction: The scientific method relies on the ability to formulate a testable,
NSC 1406 Spring 2015
Lab 7 - Harvest of Fear
Due: at the end of the movie today
1. In your own words, explain what Bt is. (2 pts)
2. In your own words, explain how Bt corn was made. (2 pts)
3. Answer the following questions pertai
Lab 8: Bacterial transformation (part 1)
Previously, we discussed the process of transcription, translation and mutation as it relates to a
cells ability to make proteins. As discussed, this is
Calculation of transformation efficiency
Due at the end of lab for 10 points
The score from this sheet will be combined with the transformation questions you turned in last week for
a total of 20 points.
When using transformation techniques
Lab 9: Chemical control of microorganisms
Adapted from Suzanne Anglehart, Annie Voyles, and Bonnie Jo Bratina
BACKGROUND: Wash your hands! This is something we all learn at a very early age in order
to maintain good hygiene. It is hard to b
Minh Hoang (Jim)
The Titin Game
The combination CAP appears 1 time in the sequence.
The combination PAK appears 25 times in the sequence.
The combination KAP appears 15 times in the sequence.
The combination TIA appears 3 times in the sequence.