M E D I A and A N I M A T I O N

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Polymerase Chain Reaction
Cycle Sequencing
Barbara McClintock and Jumping Genes
PV92 Inheritance

How Alu Jumps

The following video clips are from an interview with Dr. Lynn Jorde, Ph.D., Professor, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, Utah. Clicking on a clip will launch the RealPlayer in a separate window. If your browser is not equipped for RealPlayer content, go to the Real web site to download the free RealPlayer.

Clip 1: 55 seconds (usingalu.rm)
Using Alu insertions to track human ancestry.

Clip 2: 49 seconds (insertionrate.rm)
Evidence of continued Alu insertions and the rate of insertions.

Clip 3: 40 seconds (genetics.rm)
Using different genetic systems to track human evolution.

A L U  I N S E R T I O N  P O L Y M O R P H I S M

DNA Learning Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
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