Honors Genetics First Semester Assignments


Mrs. Patricia L. Sidelsky

Welcome to Honors Genetics

Honors Genetics - Course information, texts, and supplies.  Help for parents and students.

http://cwx.prenhall.com/bookbind/pubbooks/klug/ - TextBook Link

Safety Contract - Safety Rules for all students in Advanced Biological Sciences

Genetics Exam Review


Part One.  Introduction to Genetics ( Lectures) Activities ( Description) and Links
Research in Genetics Links to update our knowledge of Genetics
Genetics Societies  
Fields of Genetics  
History of Genetics Key figures in Genetics ( Timeline)
Careers in Genetics Stories of Leading Scientists
Genetics Education  Genetics and Education
Pedigree Hints How to Draw Pedigrees
Face Laboratory Face Laboratory - Laboratory I
Hypercholesterolemia Case Study  
Cholesterol Lab  
Familial Hypercholesterolemia PowerPoint on Cholesterol
Eye Color Inheritance of eye color - link
Pedigree Animation Learn how to make a pedigree by watching animation
Methemoglobinemia The " Blue Disease "
Genetic Disease - Profiles  
Betty's Kindred  
Mitochondrial DNA and Genetic Diseases Couseling Project
Cell and Genetics PowerPoint  
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Sca/SCA_WhatIs.html What is Sickle Cell Anemia?
http://k12education.uams.edu/scvlab/montage.htm Virtual hemoglobin lab
Herrick's Puzzle  
Hemoglobin Laboratory  
Hemoglobin and Protein Electrophoresis Hemoglobin Lab - Directions
Hemoglobin Story  
Student Gels  
Hemoglobin gel pics  
Hemoglobin - questions for conclusion  
Cell Cycle Chapter 2
Signaling and Cellular Adhesion Chapter 2
CCR5 - Mystery of the Black Death Worksheet for Black Death
Yeast Lab Reference Diagrams Yeast life cycles - Laboratory II
Yeast Lab Report  
Yeast - Model Organism Background for Laboratory - Yeast - Model Organism
Mendelian Genetics - Part I Pea Soup
Mendelian Genetics - Part II Biology Project
Mendelian Genetic Diseases New Worksheet
Fruit Flies and Eyes Introduction to Model Organisms
Chi Square Analysis of Fruit Fly and Plant Crosses- I  
Chi Square page  
Chi Square Analysis  
Chapter Two Worksheets  
Chapter Five - Ricki Lewis - NON Mendelian Genetic Diseases Chapter 4 Klug and Cummings
Worksheet One-Chapter four worksheet - Klug and Cummings  
Blood Type Worksheet Class Worksheet
Blood Type Tutorial  
Blood Type Problems  
Other Blood Antigens - Blood Type II References
 http://ntri.tamuk.edu/immunology/blood.html Blood Antigens
http://anthro.palomar.edu/blood/Rh_system.htm Rh factors
http://nobelprize.org/medicine/educational/landsteiner/readmore.html More about Blood Types


Blood Groups
 http://anthro.palomar.edu/vary/vary_3.htm  Distribution of blood types
Lethal and Incomplete dominance examples  
Epistasis Class Worksheet
Extensions of Mendelian Genetics Problem Sheet Class Worksheet
Drosophila Crosses Advanced Problems
Corn Genetics

Barbara McClintock




Corn Genetics

Zea mays - chromosomes http://www.biologie.uni-hamburg.de/b-online/e11/6.htm
Transposons and Zea Mays http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/T/Transposons.html
Genetics of Corn  
Chromosome reference  
Project : Animal Genetics.  Main Link  
Fruit Fly Chromatography.  
Drosophila Photoalbum  

Fruit Fly reference

Mutant Fly Lab  
Mutant Data Sheet  
Period 2 - Chromatograms  
Period 7,/8 - Chromatograms  
Period 13- Chromatograms  
Fruit Fly Chromatogram- example  
Fruit Fly eye pigments  

Chromatography of fruit fly eyes

Linkage analysis in Fruit Flies  
Epistasis and Fly eyes - Scarlet, white, and brown  
Brssica rapa - monohybrid cross http://www.fastplants.org/resources/genetics/monohybrid.html
Brassica rapa - dihybrid cross http://www.fastplants.org/resources/genetics/dihybrid.html
Brassica rapa http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/duke_energy/Brassica_rapa.html
Model Organisms Project   Comparison of model organisms in Genetics
http://www.ceolas.org/VL/mo/   Virtual Library of Model Organisms
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/About/model/ Model organisms study
X-linked Inheritance Project PowerPoint- Projects completed
C. elegans Links
C. elegans and Holiday lectures http://chsweb.lr.k12.nj.us/psidelsky/Celegans.htm
Nasonia http://fire.biol.wwu.edu/leaf/Nasonia/nas.html
Sex Determination and Internet Research  
Genetic Diseases Linked to the X Chromosome  
Map of the X and Y  Chromosome Project-  
Genetics of Sex Links
Examples of PowerPoint Projects X linked genetic diseases
Plant Genetics  
Plant cloning http://academy.d20.co.edu/kadets/lundberg/ptc.html
African Violet Cloning http://academy.d20.co.edu/kadets/lundberg/violets.html
African Violet Cloning  
Coleus Genetics

http://www.thegardenhelper.com/coleus.html - growing Coleus

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Eugenics - web site- Cold Spring Harbor http://www.dnai.org/e/index.html
Eugenics Lesson Plan - DNAi org Jig Saw - Project


Bioinformatics - DNAi - Lab #6 - http://wwww.dnai.org/lesson/go/470
Brassica Rapa Lab Lab # 7
Brassica rapa links http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/duke_energy/Brassica_rapa.html
More B, rapa links http://www.fastplants.org/program_description.html
C. fern Lab #8
C. fern Laboratory report Lab # 10
C.. fern web page Lab outline and Protocol
C. fern links http://cfern.bio.utk.edu/
Yeast Experiments http://www.phys.ksu.edu/gene/chapters.html
Yeast Links http://info.med.yale.edu/cellbio/Novick/Second/Yeast.html
Mitochondrial Inheritance Vocabulary
Mitochondrial Inheritance  
Mitochondrial inheritance pedigree http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/mitoped.html
Forensic use of mitochondrial inheritance http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/mitodnaforensic.html
Laboratory Safety  
Micropipetting and Microtechniques  
Extraction of Wheat Germ DNA  
Introduction to DNA Electrophoresis  
Extraction and Isolation of Proteins  
Introducton to Protein Electrophoresis ( SDS PAGE)  
Introduction to Culture Techniques  
Onion Root Tip Mutagenesis  
Computer Meiosis Laboratory(Spermatogenesis and Oogensis)  
C. fern development and " sex in a dish"  
Embryology - Medaka fish and Fruit flies  
Model Organisms and Basic Mendelian Traits- Flies and Fast Plants - Monohybrid and Dihybrid Crosses  
X- linked fruit fly crosses  
Autosomal Linked genes  
Yeast Yeast - nutritional mutants
Midterm Exam 2006.  
Problem Outline - Midterm Exam  
Problem PowerPoint - Problems in Chapter 4 with solutions( example problems)  
Chi Square Page  
Wheat Germ Extraction  
Restriction Analysis  
Picture of a Gel - Ethidium Bromide   
Restriction Analysis of Wheat Germ DNA - Honors Genetics9/23  

Restriction enzymes - Explanation


Picture of a Gel - Ethidium Bromide