Curriculum & Resources

Gene Regulation of the Red Fluorescent Protein in the PARA-R Plasmid

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This lesson introduces students to the concept of gene regulation, and several related topics. It covers several types of operons, including the regulation mechanism involved in Foundations of Biotech.

These materials were developed by ABE Master Teacher Fellow Anthony Fernandes of ABE Greater Los Angeles Area as part of the ABE Master Teacher Fellowship.

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Resource Type
Teaching Materials
Appropriate Ages
Lower Secondary
Upper Secondary
Resource Topic
Biotech & Medicine
Biotech & Society
Resource Author
Anthony Fernandes, ABE Greater Los Angeles Area