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DNA to Protein Overview Learning Module
28 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)
This learning module provides information needed to understand how the digitally encoded information in DNA is translated into a functional protein that can be used for biomedical applications. Activities delve deeper into protein structure and function as well as gene transcription.
DNA to Protein Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides
Overview of DNA Learning Module
This learning module provides an overview of the DNA molecule, its role as genetic material, its molecular components and structure, and DNA replication. This information is necessary to understand the role of DNA in bioMEMS (bio MicroElectroMechanical Systems). Activities provide the...
Overview of DNA Learning Module - Instructor Guides
Decoding the Epigenetic Language of Life
22 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Jian-Kang Zhu
I will describe work in my lab that has shed light on how DNA methyltransferases and demethylases are guided to specific sequences, and how the antagonistic actions of the enzymes are coordinated to generate proper DNA methylation patterns. I will also describe some of our recent work on how DNA...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Summer Institute 2015: Modeling Nanopore for Sequencing DNA
29 Jun 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Alexei Aksimentiev
05 Feb 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Scott Michael Louis Slone, Chris Maffeo, AbderRahman N Sobh, Aleksei Aksimentiev
Tool workflow for building DNA Brick structures automatically.
[Illinois] The Synthesis and Applications of DNA Protected Silver Nanoclusters
19 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Erkang Wang
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 8: Sequencing DNA
15 Oct 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 7: Sequencing DNA & PCR
29 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 4: DNA & X-Ray Diffraction
22 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 3: The Origin of Life on Earth; Atomic Structure of the DNA Double-Helix
18 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin
How might folding of DNA into specific shape help in materials science?
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DNA Origami has matured in the recent past. However, is DNA a suitable template for assembly of materials in the nanoscale? For fabrication of devices, will a buffer with high concentrations of...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Spring 2012: DNA Mediated Synthesis of Novel Gold Nanoflowers for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications
10 Apr 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Bryan M. Wong
My research is focused at exploring the applications of a new class of gold nanoflower structure that exhibits interesting cellular uptake properties, tunable size and optical properties, and an exceptionally simple synthesis protocol. These properties make it an ideal platform for cancer...
[Illinois] NBSS12: Selective Agents for Sensing and Imaging Based on Functional DNA Technology
14 Jun 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Yi Lu
Biophotonics Summer School 2012Monday, May 21, 2012 – Friday, June 01, 2012The Biophotonics Summer School brings together from a wide variety of disciplines to teach students about the biophotonics field. In 2012, some of the topics covered included principles of biophotonics, technology and...