Restriction Enzymes

Students will explain the function of restriction enzymes and the role of restriction sites along the DNA, demonstrate the location of endonuclease cuts based upon a given sequence, model  how a restriction enzyme will make cuts in a segment of DNA, and more.

Restriction Enzymes Activity Guide

Exploring Restriction Enzymes Student Worksheet

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Restriction Enzymes Activity NGSS Connections


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