Showing 1-4 of 4 Resources
Data PointScientists used SNP genotyping in populations of freshwater stickleback fish to determine the genetic mutations responsible for the impaired development of pelvises and spines.
ActivityAn advanced lesson that describes the role of mutations in the birth and death of genes. It includes background information, examples, video clips, and animations.
ActivityA lesson that requires students to transcribe and translate portions of the wild-type and mutant rock pocket mouse Mc1r genes and compare sequences to identify the locations and types of mutations responsible for the coat color variation described in the film. Also available in Spanish.
Narrow your choices by selecting areas below.