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Tags: gene regulation

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  1. Discovering Prokaryotic Gene Regulation by Building and Investigating a Computational Model of the lac Operon

    28 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Audrey Crowther1, Heather E Bergan-Roller2, Nicholas J Galt3, Lara Appleby4, Joseph T Dauer1, Tomáš Helikar*1

    1. University of Nebraska-Lincoln 2. Northern Illinois University 3. Valley City State University 4. Tufts University

    The ability to construct and reason through a biological system is an important skill to develop in science education. This level of understanding forces students to recognize the interrelatedness...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2623/?v=1

  2. Discovering Prokaryotic Gene Regulation with Simulations of the trp Operon

    28 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Audrey Crowther1, Heather E Bergan-Roller2, Nicholas J Galt3, Christine S Booth1, Joseph T Dauer1, Tomáš Helikar1

    1. University of Nebraska-Lincoln 2. Northern Illinois University 3. Valley City State University

    The trp operon exemplifies important biological concepts, including the central dogma of molecular biology, feedback inhibition, and gene regulation. For this reason, regulation of the trp operon...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2609/?v=1

  3. Using Synthetic Biology and pClone Red for Authentic Research on Promoter Function: Genetics (analyzing mutant promoters)

    25 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Todd T. Eckdahl1, A. Malcolm Campbell2

    1. Missouri Western State University 2. Davidson College

    Students often memorize the definition of a transcriptional promoter but fail to fully understand the critical role promoters play in gene expression.  This laboratory lesson allows students...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2551/?v=1

  4. Using Synthetic Biology and pClone Red for Authentic Research on Promoter Function: Introductory Biology (identifying new promoters)

    24 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By A. Malcolm Campbell1, Todd T. Eckdahl2

    1. Davidson College 2. Missouri Western State University

    Students often memorize the definition of a transcriptional promoter but fail to fully understand the critical role promoters play in gene expression. This laboratory lesson allows students to...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2547/?v=1

  5. Using Undergraduate Molecular Biology Labs to Discover Targets of miRNAs in Humans

    22 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Adam Idica1, Jordan Thompson1, Irene Munk Pedersen1, Pavan Kadandale1

    University of California, Irvine

    Incorporating authentic research experiences into undergraduate labs, while shown to be particularly effective at engaging and retaining students in STEM majors, can be difficult to accomplish...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2534/?v=1

  6. Justin Michael Bradshaw

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/16854

  7. Olivia Wilkins

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/16095

  8. Sue Balmes

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/15820

  9. Population Demography in Swirl

    12 Feb 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Emily Weigel

    Georgia Institute of Technology

    The students will learn to generate, test, and graphically represent basic hypotheses on data distributions using large datasets.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1214/?v=4

  10. Population Demography in Swirl

    06 Nov 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Emily Weigel

    Georgia Institute of Technology

    The students will learn to generate, test, and graphically represent basic hypotheses on data distributions using large datasets.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1214/?v=3

  11. Population Demography in Swirl

    26 Sep 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Emily Weigel

    Georgia Institute of Technology

    The students will learn to generate, test, and graphically represent basic hypotheses on data distributions using large datasets.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1214/?v=2

  12. Joy Lynette Marshall

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/12575

  13. Using Synthetic Biology to Teach Data Science

    30 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Margaret S Saha1, Beteel Abu-Ageel1, Sanjana Challa1, Xiangyi Fang1, Chai Hibbert1, Anna Isler1, Elias Nafziger1, Adam Oliver1, Hanqiu Peng1, Julia Urban1, Vivian Zhu1

    College of William and Mary

    Poster and supplemental materials on using synthetic biology to introduce students to meaningful data mining, analysis, and application to engineering novel biological constructs.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1326/?v=2

  14. The Biology of Skin Color

    01 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By HHMI BioInteractive

    This film explores the hypothesis that different tones of skin color in humans arose as adaptations to the intensity of ultraviolet radiation in different parts of the world.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1335/?v=1

  15. Using Synthetic Biology to Teach Data Science

    26 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Margaret S Saha1, Beteel Abu-Ageel1, Sanjana Challa1, Xiangyi Fang1, Chai Hibbert1, Anna Isler1, Elias Nafziger1, Adam Oliver1, Hanqiu Peng1, Julia Urban1, Vivian Zhu1

    College of William and Mary

    Abstract for poster on using synthetic biology to introduce students to meaningful data mining, analysis, and application to engineering novel biological constructs.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1326/?v=1

  16. Population Demography in Swirl

    15 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Emily Weigel

    Georgia Institute of Technology

    The students will learn to generate, test, and graphically represent basic hypotheses on data distributions using large datasets.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1214/?v=1

  17. Laurel Lorenz

    I teach CUREs and an Introductory Molecular Biology course at Princeton and have multiple research interests. My molecular biology research interests are in how the protein, Piwi, allows stem cells...

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/11763

  18. Using Undergraduate Molecular Biology Labs to Discover Targets of miRNAs in Humans

    04 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Adam Idica1, Jordan Thompson1, Irene Munk Pedersen1, Pavan Kadandale1

    University of California, Irvine

    In this lesson, we describe an easily adaptable lab module that can be used in existing undergraduate molecular biology lab courses to conduct authentic scientific research, published in CourseSource

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1007/?v=1

  19. Regulation Across Scales: Data Points Icebreaker Jigsaw

    02 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristine Grayson

    University of Richmond

    Students examine regulation at cellular, physiological, and ecological scales in a data-based jigsaw to explore how double-negative logic operates across biological systems. This was used as a...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/985/?v=1

  20. Gene Machine: The Lac Operon

    08 Sep 2018 |

    Explore the effects of mutations within the lac operon by adding or removing genes from the DNA.