Moriah Moriah Lab Beck
It's a Substrate... It's a Protein...No - It's an Enzyme! Teaching Using 3D Serine Protease Physical Modeling Activities to Confront Misconceptions.
03 Nov 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Cassidy R. Terrell*1, Cassandra A. Kersten1
University of Minnesota
Reported misconceptions of enzyme-substrate interactions highlight the necessity for better, targeted instructional tools and assessments. A series of active learning activities with corresponding...
Understanding Protein Domains: A Modular Approach
27 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Amy T. Hark
An understanding of protein structure, function, and interaction is central to biochemistry. One angle into this topic is to engage students in considering protein domains as modules that develop...
Using computational molecular modeling software to demonstrate how DNA mutations cause phenotypes
26 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Tara Phelps-Durr
Students require a deep understanding of the central dogma before they can understand complex topics such as evolution and biochemical disorders. However, getting undergraduate biology students to...
Students Authoring Molecular Case Studies
22 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Elizabeth Pollock1, Kasandra Riley (She/Her)2, Didem Vardar-Ulu3, Shuchismita Dutta4
1. Stockton University 2. Rollins College 3. Boston University, Chemistry Department 4. RCSB Protein Data Bank, Rutgers University
Poster on using case studies to help students develop their skills in reading primary literature and identifying authentic scientific problems by authoring their own case studies. Presented at the...
Learning about Protein Structure and Function with Molecular CaseNet
By Laurel Lorenz1, Keith A. Johnson2, Anya Goodman3, Shuchismita Dutta4
1. Princeton University 2. Bradley University 3. California Polytechnic State University 4. Rutgers University
Poster on the case studies available through Molecular CaseNet that focus on protein structure and function. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.
24 May 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Keith A. Johnson
Bradley University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
This worksheet was developed for use in an introductory biology course to review the chemical bonds and structure of biological macromolecules. A nutritional label is provided to illustrate that we...
04 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
This lesson is a five-week series of laboratory activities designed to help students transition from applying lower order thinking skills to the central dogma to applying higher-order thinking skills.
Kate K. O'Toole
Victor J Ocasio-Ramirez
To the Double Helix and Beyond: Exploring DNA Structure and Function in 3D
21 Jul 2017 |
Posted by Shuchismita Dutta
UCSF Chimera Tutorials
Samantha Dawn Warren