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BIO 3120: Poster assignment (Dr. Canam)

Navigate the biology article databases to find literature for the poster assignment for BIO 3120 - Cellular and Molecular Biology with Dr. Canam.

Before searching the databases

Before searching the databases, consider:

  • What is your research question?
  • What information do you want to convey to your readers?
  • How will the scholarly articles you find support what you will be presenting in your poster?

For example:

  • Is there more than one alcohol dehydrogenase gene in Mus musculus?
  • What role does alcohol dehydrogenase play in the mouse?
  • Have other studies examined alcohol dehydrogenase activity? Did any of these studies examine the effect of temperature and/or pH on the activity of this enzyme?


What is alcohol dehydrogenase?

Find background information from the RCSB (Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics) Protein Data Bank:

Molecule of the Month: Alcohol Dehydrogenase --


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