Dr. Stuart Reichler’s Fall
Bio 325 Homework #4
This assignment is due Monday 3
Dec. 2007 at the beginning of class
Describe four (4)
genes. For each gene include the following
information: the name of the gene; what organism(s)
it can be found in; what is the normal function of the gene product,
where is it normally expressed, and what happens when it does not
function correctly. Be
certain to cite any sources that you use. (You may not use
genes we have discussed in class such as telomerase, helicase,
hemoglobin, cyclin, cdk, DNA or
RNA polymerase, etc.)
to cite any outside sources that you use. Using outside sources
not citing those sources is plagiarism. This
assignment should not exceed three
pages. (A reference page does not count towards the three
homework will be graded on a
scale of 0-4 points. Your overall homework
score cannot exceed 12 points. If you received a "4" on homework
1-3, then you have all 12 points, and you do not need to do this
assignment. The highest 3 homework scores will be used to
tabulate your total score.
typed/word-processed paper should be printed and turned in during class
on December 3, 2007.
I will subtract 0.5
points for each day late.
If you have any questions, please ask.