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Key biological concepts animated as narrated and stepped tutorials, along with quizzes.

Shockwave animations of PCR, Southern Blotting, Cycle Sequencing, Ac/Ds transposition and three case studies using DNA... see more

A lecture aid for use in the classroom, to provide figures, and for student exploration. Provides interactive... see more

This site contains an animation of the process of translation during protein synthesis. The user is able to control the... see more

This animation shows how to separate a protein mixture into spots on a gel using 2d electrophoresis. 

A wonderful library of high quality 3-D animations covering advanced and basic concepts of molecular biology. The site... see more

This animation shows a "journey into DNA." It shows where DNA really is in the human body. There are pictures starting... see more

A flash-based slide show that examines the famous "Photo 51" of Rosalind Franklin that led to the double helix model of... see more

An educational web site designed to present the factual information regarding biotechnology in a way that will entertain... see more

Tutorial explaining the possible gametes formed from an individual carrying a balanced reciprocal translocation

An animated series of views of the molecular structure of DNA in 3-D, from individual nucleotides to double-stranded DNA.

Two animations of the replication fork and proteins involved in replication. A Quicktime animation can be used in... see more

Great simulation explaining how the DNA replication fork works and the components involved, good voice tutorial, online,... see more

This PBS site provides a concise, interactive presentation that covers DNA replication, transcription and translation.... see more

In this animation, the side effects of various drugs of abuse such as alcohol, anabolic steroids, cocaine, dissociative... see more

This is a great collection of videos pertaining to topics such as cellular biology, immunology, molecular biology, and... see more

This is the third module in "DNA from the Beginning". DNA from the Beginning is an animated tutorial on DNA, genes and... see more

This is the fifth module in "DNA from the Beginning". "DNA from the Beginning" is an animated tutorial on DNA, genes and... see more

A series of Shockwave animations and simulations teaching general Mendelian genetics and some molecular genetics

This site provides a summary video of how the infectious agent prion (proteinaceous infectious particle) arises and how... see more

A shockwave animation of translation. Students are presented with a strand of mRNA on a ribosome and they must choose the... see more

Overview of autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, and xlinked inheritance, polygenetic traits and chromosome disoders.... see more

This page contains animated reviews of a variety of biology concepts that may be difficult to grasp. The topics covered... see more

This site contains a very nice animation of the process of meiosis. The animation my be paused or stopped at any point.