Monthly Archives: February 2013

Meiosis videos

Joanna, Bea, Hyun Jun Harry, Linh, Mia, Jae Woo Jenny, Brian L, Stephanie L Daniella, Ben, Brian K Andie, Fee, Lindsay Mint, Tae Eun, Bianca Rene, Emily, Stephanie K            

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Meiosis

Here are some of the terms we will get to terms with in this section 🙂 diploid, haploid, homologous chromosomes, crossing over, non-disjunction, trisomy, karyotyping We’ll learn about the process of meiosis, and why it is known as a reduction … Continue reading

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Chromosomes, genes, alleles and mutations

We are about to embark on a new unit.  It’s a great topic – and an important one – all to do with GENETICS.  Here is the syllabus guide: Topic 4 – Syllabus outline In this first section we need to know … Continue reading

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Genes and Proteins

We’re going to be talking about genes and the traits they code for. Today we’ll look at a specific protein, hemoglobin, and its structure and function. We’ll talk about the gene that codes for hemoglobin and what happens when things … Continue reading

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