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Seeing Single Molecules Move

This animation shows how transcription factors find their binding sites in real time. It is based on data from an imaging method that can track single molecules in a living cell.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Genetics
Animations
College
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

This animation describes PCR, a standard laboratory technique for making many copies of a specific DNA sequence.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Animations
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Creating Embryonic Stem Cell Lines

This animation shows how stem cells from early mammalian embryos can be grown and studied in a laboratory.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Cell Biology
Animations
High School — AP/IB
College
Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer (Schematic)

This animation shows how somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT) creates an embryo from an egg cell and a body cell.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Cell Biology
Anatomy & Physiology
Animations
High School — AP/IB
College
DNA Cloning with Plasmids

This animation describes a genetic engineering technique called DNA cloning, which can be used to make bacteria express a foreign gene, typically from another species.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Microbiology
Animations
High School — AP/IB
College
Human Genome Sequencing

This animation shows how the Human Genome Project sequenced the human genome, which contains over 3 billion nucleotides.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Genetics
Animations
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Sanger Sequencing

This animation illustrates Sanger sequencing, one of the earliest methods used to sequence DNA.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Genetics
Animations
High School — AP/IB
College
Shotgun Sequencing

This animation illustrates shotgun sequencing, a method that was used to sequence the human genome.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Genetics
Animations
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Using p53 to Fight Cancer

This animation shows how a genetically modified virus can be used to destroy cancer cells.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Genetics
Cell Biology
Animations
High School — AP/IB
College