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Mapping a Mutation to its Gene: The "Fly Lab" as a Modern Research Experience
29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Derek M. Dean*1, David L. Deitcher2, David W. Loehlin1, Lois M. Banta1
1. Williams College 2. Cornell University
Although genetics is an invaluable part of the undergraduate biology curriculum, it can be intimidating to students as well as instructors: Students must reduce their reliance on memorization and...
DNA Detective: Genotype to Phenotype. A Bioinformatics Workshop for Middle School to College.
By Anne L. Sternberger*1, Sarah E. Wyatt1
Advances in high-throughput techniques have resulted in a rising demand for scientists with basic bioinformatics skills as well as workshops and curricula that teach students bioinformatics...
Linking Genotype to Phenotype: The Effect of a Mutation in Gibberellic Acid Production on Plant Germination
27 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By James W. Mann1, Jennifer Larson2, Marcelo Pomeranz1, Emma M. Knee1, Diana Shin1, Julie A. Miller1, Courtney G. Price1, Deborah K. Crist1, Erich Grotewold1, Jelena Brkljacic1
1. The Ohio State University 2. Capital University
Basic concepts in genetics and plant development are often taught in lecture courses without a lab component. This approach provides students with the content knowledge, but fails to make...
Antibiotic Resistance Genes Detection in Environmental Samples
By Jessica H Bell1, Lori Thrun1, Michelle LeBeau1, Irina Makarevitch2, Jodi Goldberg2, Presley Martin2
1. Century College 2. Hamline University
Our aim is to provide an authentic research experience for undergraduate students in a variety of biology courses through collaboration between a four-year university and a community college. This...
Amy Cayne Schwartz
Danielle C Spitzer