ERIC Number: EJ278563
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Yeast Metabolism of D-[U-14C]-Glucose: A Student Study of the Early Stages of Glycolysis.
Taber, Richard L.; Harwood, Betty G.
Journal of Chemical Education, v60 n3 p249-50 Mar 1983
Describes an experiment which gives students experience with uncertainties encountered in studying metabolic pathways; handling/use of radioisotopes; application of thin layer chromatography; and liquid scintillation counting and fluorography as methods of detecting radioactivity. The experiment can be accomplished in two to three laboratory periods. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A