Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Transcription

This video demonstrates transcription with the DNA Learning Center Set. These LEGO® models are designed to show both structure and function. Nucleotides pair with each other using the ball and basket joint. The gray subunits are the DNA nucleotides and the bright orange subunits are the RNA nucleotides. In transcription, a single stranded messenger RNA (a copy of the gene) is produced using the base pairing rules. The messenger RNA then exits the nucleus through a pore in the nuclear membrane. This video corresponds to DNA/RNA Booklet 1, pages 18-19. NOTE: Video has no sound.

Comments (0)

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

DNA Learning Center Set Videos

DNA Learning Center Set Videos

Category: Education | Updated over 1 year ago

Created
November 21, 2011 13:12
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
6267 times

More from DNA Learning Center Set Videos

DNA/RNA Kit Check

DNA/RNA Kit Check

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:03:57 | 5241 views

Decoding A Gene

Decoding A Gene

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:02:03 | 5663 views

MIT DNA Learning Center Set

MIT DNA Learning Center Set

Added over 1 year ago | 00:04:15 | 12318 views

Translation

Translation

Added 3 years ago | 00:04:56 | 6354 views

Introduction to Proteins - In-Class Demo

Introduction to Proteins - In-Class...

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:02:23 | 6231 views

DNA Replication Student Video Project

DNA Replication Student Video Project

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:01:00 | 3937 views