Get your proteins, carbs and lipids here

 

This interactive module will teach you all about proteins, carbohydrates and lipids and why chemistry is so important in biology.

http://www.abpischools.org.uk/page/modules/chemistryoflife/index.cfm?age=Age%20range%2016-19&subject=Biology

For other interactive resources for schools, please visit the ABPI website at: http://www.abpischools.org.uk/

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Heavy metal, gassy or just highly reactive?

 

Learn all about carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and their (sometimes very unstable) neighbours in this interactive periodic table of the elements.

http://www.rsc.org/periodic-table

For more resources from the Royal Society of Chemistry, please visit their website at:

http://www.rsc.org/

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Other related resources:

Periodic table (interactive learning module) from Scientific American

Periodic table (interactive learning module) from Annenberg Learner

 

 

 

 

From bacteria to infinity… and beyond

 

From quarks to the known universe, this interactive graphic shows you the scale of lots of things that are in between.

http://htwins.net/scale2/

This resource (“The Scale of the Universe 2”) was developed by Cary and Michael Huang (http://htwins.net/).

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Cell membrane transport

 

In this narrated and interactive module from Wiley, you will learn the importance of membrane transport to living cells.

http://www.wiley.com//college/pratt/0471393878/student/animations/membrane_transport/index.html

For more Essential Biochemistry interactive exercises, please visit the Wiley website:

http://www.wiley.com//college/pratt/0471393878/student/exercises/index.html

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Protein Synthesis Animation

 

This animation from Wiley shows how cellular proteins are built from the encoded instructions within DNA.

http://www.wiley.com/college/boyer/0470003790/animations/translation/translation.htm

Protein_Synthesis_Wiley_graphic

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Biochemistry Animations

 

This resource from Wiley features interactive biochemistry animations, including catalysis, PCR and photosynthesis.

http://www.wiley.com/college/boyer/0470003790/animations/animations.htm

Wiley_Biochemistry_Animations_graphic

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Radiolabelling

 

In this virtual experiment from eBiolabs, trainee scientists use minute quantities of radiolabelled amino acids to study how proteins are made in a model organism, Escherichia coli:

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/ebiolabs/biochem/glycine.html

Radiolabelling_graphic

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Ion Exchange Chromatography

 

This interaction from eBiolabs involves binding two proteins to a negatively-charged cation exchange column and then selectively releasing one of them by adjusting the pH.

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/ebiolabs/biochem/elution-by-changing-ph.html

IEC_graphic

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Spectrophotometer

 

This interaction from eBiolabs explores how the sample concentration and pathlength of the light passing through the sample are related to the absorbance.

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/ebiolabs/biochem/colorimetry.html

spectrophotometer_graphic

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Microfuge

 

This interaction from eBiolabs shows students how to use a microfuge safely.

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/ebiolabs/biochem/centrifuge.html

microfuge_graphic

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