Personal Genetics Education Project

Current Genetics Update: Shedding light on DNA’s “dark matter” with Youreka Science

Florie Charles has created another wonderful video at Youreka Science, this time helping us understand: What is going on with the parts of our DNA sometimes referred to as “dark matter”?  Florie uses her clear, concise teaching style to talk about DNA and skin cancer. Her video is a particularly great tool for those of us who are visual learners!

Be sure to check out her other videos, too!

Florie Charlies from Youreka Science:

Scientists are beginning to discover what is hidden in 99% of our DNA. And it turns out this new information may redefine the way we think of cancer development.  These scientists have discovered an important role for a protein involved in extending lifespan of mice and cells in driving cancer development.

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Fabienne, Florcy and Lauren have talked to and shared resources with hundreds of teachers at the National Association of Biology Teachers in St. Louis. If you're here come say hi and grab some lessons! ... See MoreSee Less

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Fabienne, Florcy and Lauren have talked to and shared resources with hundreds of teachers at the National Association of Biology Teachers in St. Louis. If youre here come say hi and grab some lessons!

 

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You ladies are doing a great job!!! Love your resources!!!

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