Biotechnology Internet Activity Name:_____________

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Biotechnology Internet Activity





Name:_____________


Answer the following questions by searching the WWW or using the websites listed.



1.

Type in the following website:
http://www.argosbiotech.de/700/timelines/cloning.htm

a.

When was the first cloned organ
ism made? What was it?



b.

When was
Dolly cloned
?



c.

Name some of the most recent animals clones that you find interesting (be sure to look
at the new millennium).




2.

Type in the following website:
http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/tech/cloning/


Follow the
steps provided

in the click and clone activity

to clone Mimi

the

mouse.

a.


How many mice are involved and what is each mouse’s role?



b.

What tools will be used to clone the Mimi?



c.

In
your own words, state the 6 steps to clone a mouse.

1.


2.


3.


4.


5.


6.


d.

What color is the new baby clone? Explain why…




3.

Type in the following website:
http://www.biofact.com/cloning/human.htm
l

Read through the
materials and steps involved in making a human clone.

a.

Does creating a human clone seem like a difficult process?



b.

How do you feel about the fact that these directions are easily accessible on the web?


4.

Type in the following website:
http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/home.shtml


a.

What is the human genome project?






b.

Click on “gene testing”. List 4 genetic diseases that now have diagnostic tests.






c.

Return to the Human Genome Project page. Click on “Ethical Issues”
. List 2 ethical
issues involving the Human Genome Project.










5.

Type in the following website:

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/genetic
-
savings
-
clone
-
forced
-
shut
-
down.html

a.

What services did Savings and Clone

provide?




b.

List 2 or 3 reasons why this b
iotech company went out of business.







6.

Type in the following website:
http://www.clonaid.com


a.

What services does this company provide?









7.

Find website for the following scenarios
:

a.

A 38
-
year
-
old female is 1
1 weeks pregnant.

A.

Where can she read about prenatal diagnostic procedures?




B.

How can she locate a genetic counselor?




b.

A 17
-
year
-
old female’s father (age 40) has Huntington disease.

A.

Where can she read about Huntington disease?




B.

Where can she read abo
ut DNA carrier testing?




C.

Is there a support group for Huntington’s disease?




c.

A 38
-
year
-
old woman is concerned about her risk for breast cancer, which her mother
had at age 40. No other relatives are affected.

A.

Where can she read about breast cancer D
NA testing?




B.

Where can she read about her risk and issues to consider before testing?





8.

Type in the following website:
http://www.quia.com/mc/4400.html

Play the genetics
matching game. How did you d
o?