Welcome to Scribd. Sign in or start your free trial to enjoy unlimited e-books, audiobooks & documents.Find out more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
BIMM 110 Section 7 Pset

BIMM 110 Section 7 Pset

|Views: 19|Likes:
Published by George Chen
BIMM 110 Section 7 Problem Set by George Chen
BIMM 110 Section 7 Problem Set by George Chen

More info:

Published by: George Chen on May 15, 2009
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





BIMM 110 Molecular Basis of Human Disease
TA: George Chengtchen@ucsd.eduOH: Tu 12:30-1:30 Sierra Summit or by appointmentSection: W 4:00-4:50 Center 203
 Problem Set 7 
To those considering requesting regrades – please go to a TA's office hours to discussyour answers prior to turning in your request. Please email me to let me know if youwant to meet with me so I can be sure to be available.
This problem set covers lecture 12 and 13.1. Some scientists have suggested that the Turkish handwalkers quadrapedalism is stronglyinfluenced by environment. How did the scientists change the environment of the handwalkersand what were the results?2. What did genetic comparisons of the FOXP2 gene reveal about the development of languagein
Homo sapiens
?3. Physiologically, what separates chimpanzee hand-walking from the Turkish handwalkers?Does this difference exist in
 Australopithecus afarensis
?4. Researchers have narrowed down the location of the bipedal gene to a single chromosome.Which chromosome is this? Describe a procedure that the researchers would now follow to findthe more specific location of the gene.

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->