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Transgenic Fly Virtual Lab

Summary

The lab will familiarize you with the science and techniques used to make transgenic flies to study circadian rhythms.

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Transgenic organisms, which contain DNA that is inserted experimentally, are used to study many biological processes. In this lab, you will create a transgenic fly to study circadian rhythms.

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Awards

  •  2010 Merlot Awards

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Identify bacteria, examine heart patients, probe the nervous system, assay antibodies, study circadian rhythms, and analyze evolution in action.

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