DNA the Secret of Life - James Watson

The great adventure of Watson and Crick
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

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In this masterclass we will see the discovery of the structure of DNA through the words of one of its creators, the Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine James Watson.

In the mid-nineteenth century biology had taken great leaps and bounds thanks to the research of Mendel and the discovery of DNA. A century later, a couple of fundamental questions still keep scientists searching: what is DNA made up and how is its hereditary information transmitted? The story of a sensational discovery and the dawn of a new era in genetics.

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  • You will learn what DNA is
  • You will learn how DNA was discovered and its structure
  • You will learn how DNA is made up and how its hereditary information is trasmitted

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  • Interest in science
  • Attending the course does not need any scientific skill since it is presented in a clear and simple manner

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  • 16 masterclasses and 1 hour and more of content
  • You will learn what DNA is
  • You will learn how DNA was discovered and its structure
  • You will learn how DNA is made up and how its hereditary information is trasmitted

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  • Everyone interested in science and who would like to learn more about DNA

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Curriculum

Section 1: A research idea
Introduction
Article
Essence of life
Preview
04:22
Inheritance of characters
Preview
03:22
The meeting with Luria
Preview
06:06
Section 2: A team of bold young people
Encounter with Crick
05:52
Genes and DNA
02:40
A first approach to the DNA model
07:30
Components of DNA
03:34
Section 3: A historic discovery
Competition between the two sides of the ocean
05:01
Halfway through
Article
The discovery of the double helix
06:59
Towards the Nobel Prize
05:57
Section 4: From DNA to genetics
Genetic code, RNA and proteins
02:19
The transmission of messages
06:36
A new era of genetics
03:08
Rearranging DNA for research
06:40
Section 5: Supplements
James D. Watson: Nobel Prize for Medicine 1962
02:55
Francis Crick: Nobel Prize for Medicine 1962
01:59
Conclusion
Article

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