Written by Samantha Wong (PEACE Advisor)
1a) Let’s say that the radioactive sulfur emitted red fluorescence and the radioactive phosphorus emitted blue fluorescence. What colors would the protein coat and genetic material emit?
1b) What color would Hershey and Chase have found in their bacteria after the viruses infected the bacteria?
1c) What is one important role sulfur plays in proteins (hint: think protein folding)?
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