Course 3: Let’s Paint with Bacteria

Lesson Goals

  • To identify potential protein coding sequences using sequence editor software.
  • To match a mysterious DNA sequence to known sequences using BLAST.
  • To inspire you to explore all the data generated by a BLAST search.

 

Key Terms

  • .fasta Format
  • BLAST
  • GenBank

 

Links and Further Reading

Basic Local Alignment Search Tool

 

Course Curriculum