This Web site from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) offers a set of tutorials problem sets, online tools, FAQs, and documentation to help users make full use of NCBI's bioinformatics tools. The tutorials, which target both new and veteran users, cover NCBI's BLAST and PSI-BLAST, the Entrez cross-database search, Cn3D molecular structure software, and more.
This video is targeted toward students who are using a digital microscope for the first time. The video will demonstrate the following:
1) Parts of the digital microscope
2) Preparing a wet mount of Elodea
3) Preparing a wet mount of onion epidermis
4) Viewing chloroplast and cytoplasmic streaming in Elodea leaf and
5) Measuring an onion epidermis cell.
The equipment used in this video...
This educational video, produced by the Royal Society of Chemistry, presents "gas chromatography using a flame ionisation detector (FID) with a brief mention of gas chromatography mass spectrometry (GCMS)." The video is part of a DVD titled "Modern Instrumental Techniques for Schools and Colleges." This segment runs 5:17.
Explore 60 different careers in genome science at this URL, which is found within the Education Menu of the NHGRI website. The videos are linked to career profiles which include descriptions of the career paths, salary ranges, required education, etc. In some cases, possible education paths can vary from what is described but the amount and quality of career information found at this site is...
The first of an eight-unit teaching and training module from Promega, this unit "introduces students to the processes of transcription and translation" with a lecture presentation, a laboratory exercise, an instructors' guide, and two animations which illustration transcription and translation. The laboratory exercise has both an instructor's and a student lab manual, and the animations are...