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Chapter 17 Power Point
Biotechnology and Genomics Resources
Biotechnology and Genomics
This chapter focuses on Biotechnology where the students will learn about gel electrophoresis, molecular and reproductive cloning and biotechnology uses in agriculture and medicine. Students will also learn about genomics, proteomics, and genome sequencing techniques.
(TAG Assignment - Biology I - VII6)
Genomics and Proteomics
Recommended Textbook Resources
Biology 2e is designed to cover the scope and sequence requirements of a typical two-semester biology course for science majors. The text provides comprehensive coverage of foundational research and core biology concepts through an evolutionary lens. Biology includes rich features that engage students in scientific inquiry, highlight careers in the biological sciences, and offer everyday applications. The book also includes various types of practice and homework questions that help students understand—and apply—key concepts.
The 2nd edition has been revised to incorporate clearer, more current, and more dynamic explanations, while maintaining the same organization as the first edition. Art and illustrations have been substantially improved, and the textbook features additional assessments and related resources.
Student Assessment Activities
Assessment 1: Gel Electrophoresis Tutorial (also covered in Chapter 14)
Assessment 2: Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing
Assessment 3: Chromosomal Crossover in Meiosis Simulation
May be used in class or at home by students