Tag: rna

The Central Dogma of Biology

The DNA double helix contains two linear sequences of the letters A C G and T, which carry coded instructions. Transcription of DNA begins with...

Science explains: CRISPR diagnostics

CRISPR, the molecular scissors that shot to fame in 2012, has revolutionized biology because it makes it simpler and cheaper for scientists to cut genomes...

Genetics is a Piece of Cake

This is the first cake that I’ve ever made the recipe had 418 steps and I really hope it tastes good cause man it took...

Nucleic acids – DNA and RNA structure

In this video we will study about nucleic acids. Nucleic acids are basically biopolymers, which are made of monomeric units known as nuclotides. We have...

RNA: Transcription Overview

Hello this is one of several modules for the coming week. This one is on transcription, the first component in going from DNA to protein....

Just What is RNA Splicing?

The 3 billion DNA letters that make up the human genome encode roughly 21,000 genes. These genes, in turn, provide instructions for making an estimated...