Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet, Other

Description:

This inquiry-based activity shows you how to use real Short Tandem Repeat (STR) DNA profiles to solve paternity and missing person cases.

This resource is part of the Biology Links for One Laptop Per Child course which contains units on Exploring Life; The Cell; Genetics; Mechanisms of Evolution; The Evolutionary History of Biological Diversity; Plant Form and Function; Animal Form and Function; Ecology; and Astrobiology.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Biology

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

student-facing DNA profiling alleles human pedigree inheritence gene STR CODIS loci

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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