ADVANCES IN GENETICS Frederick Griffith Oswald Avery

Frederick Griffith
Oswald Avery
Alfred Hershey and Martha Chase
Erwin Chargaff
Matthew Meselson and Franklin Stahl
Marshall Nirenberg
Kary B. Mullis
For each scientist the following information is vital to your reports.
*What previous information did your scientist(s) need or have access to before his/her research
of finding? 25%
*How did your scientist(s) improve on that previous knowledge with their experiment. 25%
*Describe and understand and be able to explain how your scientist(s) did the experiment.
Include at least one visual aid. 25%
Works cited page and paper composition (MLA format) 25%
Reports due Friday November 15, 2013 at the beginning of class.
Please use MLA format. You will need to use multiple sources for your topic. You may use
your book as a source. There is a new book in our library entitled "Breakthrough" that may
help in some topics. Also, I have donated a book entitled “DNA Science” that is very readable
and will assist.