Cystic fibrosis from gene to protein

CYF_800

Cystic fibrosis from gene to protein

£110.00 Ex VAT

Suitable for 4 groups of students.

Complete in just 25 minutes!

All components are reusable. Includes full instructions and lesson plan.

SKU: MDNA-CYF-432 Category:

Product Description

Cat no MDNA-CYF-432

This unique set will help your students to develop a deeper understanding of transcription, translation, mutations and genetic testing using PCR in the context of the genetic condition cystic fibrosis!

Using real DNA sequence, the most common mutation causing cystic fibrosis is modeled in this colourful hands on activity.

The set includes two copies of the normal gene and two copies of the mutated gene so different combinations of geneotype can be modeled. Below shows the normal version of the gene.

Make CFTR gene

Make CFTR gene

Transcribe into mRNA

Transcribe into mRNA

Translate into protein

Translate into protein

A peptide is born!

A peptide is born!

All components are reusable. Includes full instructions and lesson plan.