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Genetics experiments / Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood.

Walker, Pam, 1958- (Author). Wood, Elaine, 1950- (Added Author).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library REF 576.5 WAL 2011 (Text) 39206020405880 Reference Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 576.507 Wal (Text) 70741000106173 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) YA 576.5078 WAL (Text) 30032010557814 YOUNG ADULT NON FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780816081738 :
  • ISBN: 0816081735 :
  • Physical Description: xviii, 158 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Facts on File, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Cells in mitosis -- Amino acids in sickle cell anemia -- Genetic engineering with plasmids -- Meiosis -- Inheritance of traits -- Predicted and actual results of genetic crosses -- Inheritance of taste -- Using karyotypes to diagnose conditions -- Extracting DNA from cheek cells -- Design an organism's traits -- Chromosomal mutations -- Traits of parents and offspring are not identical -- Transmission of sex-linked mutations -- Pedigrees show traits within families -- Model of a DNA molecule -- Introduction to gel electrophoresis -- DNA gel electrophoresis -- Control of gene expression -- Genetics learning centers -- Genetic engineering presentation.
Summary, etc.: Presents new, tested experiments related to the intriguing field of genetics. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills.
Subject: Genetics > Experiments.
Anatomy > Study and teaching (Middle school) > Activity programs.
Anatomy > Study and teaching (Secondary) > Activity programs.

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