How to Make a Candy DNA Model
Building a DNA model can be as simple as using some licorice, marshmallows and string. Making a candy DNA model is a great way to visually understand the double helix, and a way to make the learning fun and delicious. By using the different colors of... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Easy

3 Ways to Make a Model of DNA Using Common Materials - wikiHow

Select your candy. To make the sugar and phosphate sides, use strands of black and red licorice that ... Model of DNA&v=iNztJjHKw98
Mar 20, 2013 ... Candy DNA - Build a model of DNA with sweets. ... Also, where can I buy one of those DNA models like the really pretty one that you have to the ... Model of DNA&v=sLDunewK9cc
Feb 23, 2013 ... These candy models of the Deoxyribonucleic Acid molecule were created by 6th grade students in my Project Based Inquiry Science class.
DNA is composed of nitrogenous bases (adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine), a five-carbon sugar (deoxyribose), and a phosphate molecule. Connect two different colored marshmallows or gummy bears together using the toothpicks. When connecting the candy base pairs to... More »
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How to Make a DNA Model Out of Candy - Instructables

DNA is deoxyribonucleic acid. It contains the genetic instructions used in the functioning and development of all living orgainisms and some viruse.Bo...

Candy Model DNA Double Helix - Weird Science Kids

Molecules of DNA have two strands of nucleic acids held together by base pairs. This structure is called a double helix. We will use candy in the form of licorice, ...

How to make a DNA double helix from jelly babies and liquorice ...

Apr 25, 2013 ... In fact, you can make passable models of DNA with paper, K'nex or Lego, but my favourite ... 4) Attach your candy kebabs to the long sweets.

DNA molecule from sweets

Build your own DNA molecule from sweets. Candies: 2 different coloured long ... each chain and twist slightly to get the double helix effect for your DNA model.

Candy DNA Model

Candy DNA Model. In the nucleus, strands of DNA create chromosomes. The DNA molecule codes for all proteins that make up your body. In this lab, you will.

Popular Q&A
Q: How to Make a Candy DNA Model.
A: 1. Assign names of each nucleotide base to the colored marshmallows. For the purpose of this tutorial we'll use green for adenine, blue for thymine, red for cyt... Read More »
Q: How to Build a DNA Model Out of Candy.
A: Things You'll Need. Rope candy or candy straws (such as licorice, Twizzlers, or Sour Punch Straws). Pink, green, yellow and orange colored mini-marshmallows (or... Read More »
Q: How To Make a DNA Model Using Candy.?
A: Making DNA models can be informative, fun, and in this case tasty. Here you will learn how to construct a DNA model using candy. But first, what is. DNA. ? DNA,... Read More »
Q: How can I get my Candy DNA model to coil or spiral?
A: And if you need to know how it looks, I did this one: Go to the last seconds to see the final result. Read More »
Q: How can I get my Candy DNA model to coil or spiral?
A: use wire instead of string? Read More »