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Unit 6  


DNA model kit.

This unit consists of a two dimensional DNA model kit that can be used as a class activity to teach about the structure and function of DNA. It has component parts made of robust coloured plastic (printed on both sides so that both a simple an "advanced" version can be used).

The kit includes a comprehensive instruction manual with overhead projection masters. The manual can be downloaded fom this site, the complete kit is available from The National Centre for Biotechnology Education at The University of Reading (e-mail: ncbe@rdg.ac.uk)




The structure of DNA

The replication of DNA

The transcription of RNA from DNA