Teaching materials

 

 

A-Level and early years undergraduate teaching resources 

Developed with Newcastle University School of Chemistry, these resources support the teaching and learning of protein structure, function and application for either student self-study or teacher support.

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Photo of completed paper rhinovirus

Fold-a-virus activity

Create your own three-dimensional model of a common cold virus from a paper template.

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Fold-a-protein activity

Create your own three-dimensional model of a triosephosphate isomerase (TIM) barrel from an A4 paper template.

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Image of assembled zika virus net

Zika virus folding activity

Create your own three-dimensional model of Zika virus from a paper template.

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 PDBe colouring book image

Protein colouring book

Get a really basic introduction to protein structure with this protein colouring book

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