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Teaching Human genome project

Human genome project

The Human Genome Project involved an international effort to sequence all 3 billion bases that make up our DNA and to identify within this code more than 20,000 human genes. Analysis of your own genome could determine if you are at risk for specific diseases.

CK-12 (Middle School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What makes us human?
STANDARDS:
RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,3
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