Chromosomes (Autosomes, Sex Chromosomes)
Genes, Gene Expression
Transcription Continue reading Key Terms for The Central Dogma
Now that we’re wrapping up our discussion of cell biology, please make sure you’re familiar with these terms related to cells & membranes.
Endomembrane System: Nucleus (Nuclear Pore), Endoplasmic Reticulum, Golgi, Vesicles
Cytoskeleton: Actin, Microtubules, Intermediate Filaments
Microscopes: Fluorescent, Bright Field, SEM, TEM
Surface-Area-to-Volume Ratio Continue reading Cell Biology Key Terms
We’ll be wrapping up our introduction to biological macromolecules soon. Here are the terms you should be familiar with for this part of the course.
Nucleotide Continue reading Key Terms for Biological Macromolecules
We’re on track to finishing our discussion of chemistry topics soon. Here are the terms you should be familiar with for this part of the course.
Outer Shell Electrons
Ionic Bond, Ionic Compound
Covalent Bond, Molecule
Polar Covalent Bond, Polar Molecule
Hydrogen Bond Continue reading Key Terms for Chapter 2
Now that we’re about done with our first topics of scientific inquiry and properties of life, here’s a list of the terms that are important to know from chapter 1 of our textbooks and class discussion. If you think something’s missing in this list, let us know via the comments section of this post.
Dependent and Independent Variables
Control / Control Experiment
Independently Verifiable Continue reading Key Terms for Chapter 1