Neurotransmitters Module: The Beery Twins' Story© Additional Resources

Here are some excellent resources to help you make the most of the Neurotransmitters Module's lessons and activities.

Assessment Task - Inheritance and the Beery Twins published on the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction website. (This is a sample 3D performance task and rubric aligned to the new Wisconsin Standards for Science and the NGSS.)

Whole-Genome Sequencing for Optimized Patient Management

By Matthew N. Bainbridge, et al., 2011


The 1.25 A crystal structure of sepiapterin reductase reveals its binding mode to pterins and brain neurotransmitters

By Gunter Auerbach, Anja Herrmann, Markus Gotlich, Markus Fischer, Uwe Jacob, Adelbert Bacher and Robert Huber, 1997


The Beery Family Website

Meet the Beery family and other families with similar stories of medical mysteries and misdiagnosis.

Genome: Unlocking Life's Code

The Beery's story is part of a traveling genome exhibit sponsored by the National Human Genome Research Institute and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.