DNALC Short: Introduction to DNA Methylation

Date: 5/8/2020
Time: 2:00 PM
Duration: 4 minutes
Presenter(s): Allison Mayle, DNALC NYC
Audience: Grade 8+
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Activity description:

Have you ever wondered how it is that all of the cells in your body have the same DNA – the same set of instructions – but different types of cells can do different things? Join DNALC educator Allison Mayle for a brief introduction to DNA methylation. Learn what DNA methylation is and how it affects which genes are expressed!