VOCAB - MUGANIZED

Frederick Griffith
Oswald Avery
Alfred Hershey & Martha Chase
Bacteriophage
DNA
Nucleotide
Edwin Chargaff
Chargaff’s Rule
Rosalind Franklin
James Watson & Francis Crick
Double Helix
Nitrogenous Base
Adenine
Thymine
Cytosine
Guanine
Sugar-Phosphate
Hydrogen bonds
DNA replication
RNA
Ribose
Deoxyribose
mRNA
rRNA
tRNA
Codon
Anticodon
Transcription
Translation
Amino Acid
PolyPeptide
Central Dogma of Biology


MOLECULAR GENETICS - THE EXPRESSION OF INFORMATION
     Topic Goal – Have a functional understanding of DNA, its history and its function.
Stage 1 - The History | Stage 2 - Central Dogma | Stage 3 - DNA Structure
Stage 4 - DNA Replication | Stage 5 - Transcription | Stage 6- Translation

STAGE 5 - TRANSCRIPTION
Stage Goals - Describe how RNA is made from DNA
  Describe the different kinds of RNA and their functions


What would Transcription look like? Eyecatching video!
A great explanation of Transcription of RNA
Animation with more details!



Complex, yet a compelling visual

Remarkable animation of Transcription
   



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Molecular Genetics
quiz with hints and answers
Reading Quiz
Protein Synthesis Reading Quiz
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UNIT STUDY GUIDE
Molecular Genetics Study Guide

ASSESSMENT
Molecular Genetics Exam

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