Answer the following questions on 1 whole sheet of paper. This will be submitted first thing next period. You may use phrases, bullet points, diagrams, etc. to answer the questions.
- View Link 1, Link 2, Link3, and describe how DNA and proteins are organized into chromosomes. Familiarize yourself with structures and terms (histones, double helix, chromatin, nucleosome, chromosome, etc.).
- View Link 3 and create a flowchart showing how karyotyping is performed.
- View Link 4 and draw examples of chromosomes undergoing deletion, duplication, inversion, translocation, and reciprocal translocations. Give examples of syndromes that are caused by changes in chromosome structure.
- View Link 5 and describe how trisomy and monosomy can occur. Give examples of syndromes that are caused by aneuploidy.