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The Human Proteome Project - “Genes were easy”

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A far reaching and comprehensive discussion of the proteome project, that still has the potential to be improved in several ways. In places there is far too much detail: In several parts the student has discussed in depth techniques that are not actually relevant to answering the question. This has made the work unnecessarily long. There is also confusion in a number of places over some terminology. When writing a technological essay, a real effort should be made to define all terms clearly and as soon as they are discussed. The student also regularly slips into a colloquial "chatty" voice, which is not appropriate for a formal piece of writing such as this. At my (Russell Group) university, this piece of work would receive 3/5.

Marked by teacher Rebecca Lewis 01/01/2012

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