Unit 9 - Biotechnology

Topics in this unit include, but are not limited to: selective breeding, analyzing DNA, transgenic organisms, cloning, applications of biotechnology, ethics and impacts of biotechnology, and DNA manipulation.

Although information students are responsible for may go beyond what's included in the textbook, the following chapter corresponds to this unit: 16 ... as well as section 15.3.

Biotechnology Vocabulary and Key Questions

UNIT LINKS
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HANDOUTS
ACTIVITIES
POWERPOINTS
RESTRICTION ENZYMES
RESTRICTION FRAGMENT LENGTH POLYMORPHISMS
GEL ELECTROPHORESIS
WHAT is POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION (PCR)?
HOW to SEQUENCE the HUMAN GENOME
THE SCIENCE BEHIND DOG CLONING
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