Stop thinking nuclear and START THINKING extranuclear. Electrons. e Electrons are the subatomic particles with negligible mass and a -1 charge
Elements in their elemental form are neutral, no charge; # of protons must equal t
MCDB 1A FINAL EXAMINATION DECEMBER 12, 2009
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Scantron instructions: Use a #2 pencil to complete the form. Write your name and fill in the appropriate bubbles. Write your perm. number in the ID number box and fill in the bubbles. Wr
MCDB 1A Midterm Examination 2 Nov. 10, 2009
Scantron Instructions: 1. Use a #2 pencil to complete the form. 2. Write your name and fill in the appropriate bubbles. 3. Write your perm. number in the ID number box and fill in the bubbles. 4. Wri
MCDB 1A Midterm Examination I October 20, 2009
Scantron Instructions: 1. Use a #2 pencil to complete the form. 2. Write your name and fill in the appropriate bubbles. 3. Write your perm. number in the ID number box and fill in the bubbles. 4.
Published March 1, 1994
Identification of a Novel Microtubule Binding and Assembly Domain in the Developmentally Regulated Inter-repeat Region of Tau
B ruce L. G o o d e a n d S t u a r t C. Feinstein Neuroscience Research Institute and Division of Molecu
Experiment 6: Carbonyl Reduction: Sodium Borohydride Reduction of 4-tert-Butylcyclohexanone.
Aldehydes and ketones play a central role in organic chemistry and many reactions have been developed to modify these functional groups. Among these is reduction
Please do this at the end or during the caffeine lab (experiment 4) so it is ready for next week.
Procedure: Set up a photoisomerization experiment that will run during the week. You will analyze the results next week. To a 13x100-mm test tube (this must
Experiment 5: Photochemical Isomerization of cis-1,2dibenzoylethylene and Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC) Qualitative Analysis (Mohrig Chapter 15)
In this experiment, the technique of thin layer chromatography (TLC) along with non-destructive visualizatio
Exercise 7 Analysis of PCR of TPA-25 and Bacterial Transformation
DETECTION OF PCR PRODUCTS AND ANALYSIS OF THE ALU INSERTION POLYMORPHISM and RESULTS OF BACTERIAL TRANSFORMATION
* GENOTYPING AND THE TPA-25 LOCUS * ANALYSIS OF FLUORESCENT REPOR
Exercise 6. Analysis of the Alu Insertion and Cell Division
Louis Pasteur in a lecture at the University of Lille 1854"
PCR AMPLIFICATION OF AN ALU POLYMORPHISM, AND GENETIC TRANSFORMATION
"In the field of observation chance favors only the pre
Exercise 5. Fertilization and development
Pasteur pipettes KCl (0.5M) Development Waterbath and shaker prepared slides of starfish embryos Microliter pipette 20, 200, and 1,000 l pipetmen pipette tips
* FERTILIZATION AND
Exercise 4. Chromosomes, mitosis, and meiosis
ANALYSIS OF THE RESTRICTION DIGEST POLYTENE CHROMOSOMES, MITOSIS, MEIOSIS, AND CYTOKINESIS
I am a firm believer that without speculation there is no good and original observation Charles Darwin (180
Exercise 3. Enzymes
ANALYSIS OF ENZYME PROPERTIES AND RESTRICTION ENDODUCLEASES
Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution. Theodosius Dobzhansky, The American Biology Teacher 1973
* COLORIMETRIC ENZYME ASSAY FOR TYROSINASE
DETERMINATION OF PROTEIN CONCENTRATION
What can I wish for the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? Firstly, gradualness. About this most important condition of fruitful scientific work I never can speak without emotion. Gradua
INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY PLANT GENETICS I
"It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question." Eugene Ionesco The focus of the biology laboratory is to offer an active experience rather than a passive one; the aim is to nurture our inh eren
The discovery of the -helix and -sheet, the principal structural features of proteins
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and University of CaliforniaDepartment of Energy Institute of Genomics and Proteomics, University of Califor
THE JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY VOL. 281, NO. 17, pp. 11856 11863, April 28, 2006 2006 by The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Inc. Printed in the U.S.A.
FTDP-17 Mutations Compromise the Ability of Tau to Regulate Microtubule D
Big question #2: How does DNA direct the synthesis of proteins?
1. How is the information in DNA accessed to direct protein synthesis? 2. How does protein synthesis proceed? Are there any clues from structure, such as helped us to understand replication?
Most abundant class of macromolecules 50% of dry weight of cells Most versatile macromolecules in the cell in terms of number of functions performed serve as catalysts (enzymes) determine cell shape (structural proteins) hormones (insulin, growth
Welcome to MCDB 1A and the 3 Quarter Introductory Biology Series The Breadth of Biology - Atoms to the Biosphere
MCDB1A: Introduction to Biochemistry, Cell and Developmental Biology, and Genetics
Faculty: Biochemistry - Dr. Stu Feinstein Cell and Developm
MCDB 1A and 1AL Course Information FALL 2010 MCDB 1A The MCDB 1A lectures this quarter will be an introduction to: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology by Dr. Feinstein (Bio II, Rm. 5123, firstname.lastname@example.org) September 24-October 15; Honors Meetings on Se