ERIC Number: EJ307415
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Perspectives in Biochemistry: Methods for DNA Sequencing.
Wood, Anne T.
Journal of Chemical Education, v61 n10 p886-89 Oct 1984
Describes two frequently used DNA sequencing methods: Sander's enzymatic dideoxy method and Maxam and Gilbert's chemical sequencing method. Indicates that studying these methods provides students with knowledge of the chemical structure of DNA and how DNA sequence data are obtained. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This paper is an adaptation of a presentation made as part of the H. S. Chemistry program at the Spring 1983 American Chemical Society meeting in Seattle, WA.