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The Molecular Mechanisms of Diabetes - Two-day Workshop

Location
Penn State Hershey, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033
Date(s):
Thursday, November 14, 2019 @ 9:00am - Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 3:30pm
Time:
9:00am - 3:30pm
Duration
2 Days

Details

Proteins are essential machines of the cell! Join us in a phenomenon-based unit to explore the molecular modeling of insulin and related proteins. In this two-day workshop, teachers will use the software Jmol to explore protein structure and function through digital modeling. Participants will create and 3D print a protein from the insulin story to take with them! The unit presented in this workshop could be used to review for the Keystone Biology exam by synthesizing the following topics: transcription, translation, protein folding, post-translational modification, cell transport, cell signaling, metabolic disease, and biological macromolecules.

Taget Audience:
Secondary Life Science Teachers (7-12)
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