ß-Globin Folding Kit© Red Segment Student Handout

The β-globin 3-D protein model is divided into 3 segments to facilitate folding by 3 small groups. Each is coded a different color — blue, green or red — to make it easier to fold and assemble. This set of directions is for the red segment.

BGFK Red Segment Student Handout (Version 2.0 with Plastic Clips and No Magnets)

BGFK Red Segment Student Handout (Version 1.0 with Metal Clips and Magnets)

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Still Jmol image of Red Segment

Still Jmol image of Blue Segment

Still Jmol image of Green Segment

Still Jmol image of Complete Beta-Globin Model without Heme Group

Still Jmol image of Complete Beta-Globin Model with Heme Group