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Human Genetics, Genomics

The following links are all about human genetics, from the human genome 
project and from studies of specific human genetic disorders. 

NOVA Video: "Cracking the Code of Life"
- In segments
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/genome/program_adv.html

Using Bioinformatics: Introductory: Genetic Testing
Lessons for the Gene-to-Protein connection using the BRCA1 gene, 
that is related to breast cancer and Altzheimer's disease.
http://nwabr.org/curriculum/introductory-bioinformatics-genetic-testing

A brief animated summary on what makes you you...
http://vimeo.com/28957658

H-Sickle Cell Anemia - Background informaiton
http://genetics-education-partnership.mbt.washington.edu/class/activities/HS/sickle-back.htm

H - Sickle Cell Anemia - Important facts
http://0-www.nlm.nih.gov.catalog.llu.edu/medlineplus/sicklecellanemia.html#cat22

Sickle Cell Anemia: From an amino acid change in hemoglobin to 
the symptoms of the disorder. Simple Animation
http://cbm.msoe.edu/includes/swf/NewestSickleCell.swf

H - The Seeds of Malaria and Sickle Cell Anemia - A "Science 
News" article.
http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20011110/bob9.asp

H - Questions and Answers about Human Genetcis
http://www.accessexcellence.org/AE/AEPC/NIH/

H - Human Genetic Dissorders - Utah University
http://gslc.genetics.utah.edu/units/disorders/

H - Your Genes Your Choices - about disorders and difficult 
choices people are being forced to make.
http://www.yourgenesyourhealth.org/

Color Blindness in humans
http://waynesword.palomar.edu./colorbl1.htm

Animated determination of Blood Types
http://waynesword.palomar.edu./aniblood.htm

H - Hemophilia  - the Royal Disease. About a sex-linked disorder.
http://www.sciencecases.org/hemo/hemo.asp

Genetics Basis for ADHD! (In response to students' questions)
http://www.adhd.org.nz/cause1.html

Color Blindness Tests
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/teares/gktvc/vc/lt/colourblindness/cblind.htm

H - Human Genome Project 1998-9 with list of disorders and their 
chromosomes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/SCIENCE96/genelist.cgi

H - Genomics: Up to date information (professional)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/genome/guide/human/

Gene Machine - A Cute exercise to do with your parents on your 
own traits.
http://www.sonic.net/~nbs/projects/bio115l/form.html

H - Human Genetic Dissorders, by chromosome - From NCBI (Human 
Genome Project)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/bv.fcgi?rid=gnd.section.295&ref=sidebar

NPA Theory - A genetic approach to human personality. 
Fascinating!
http://npatest.homestead.com/

H- Genetic tools - A guide for genetic counselors with CASES of 
families!
http://www.genetests.org/servlet/access?id=8888892&key=0U-8NNhjiuM7V&fcn=y&fw=rMEl&filename=/tools/cases/index.html

Tracing your family tree - list of resources
http://www.startlocal.com.au/articles/educational_family_tree.html

"To be tested or not to be tested?" - a collection of statements from people
in the video "A Question of Genes: Inherited Risks". Plus written description
of the cases that brought these people into the discussion. 
http://www.backbonemedia.org/genes/overview/2_overview.html#case1

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