Answer all of the following questions (1 point each). Please type your answers in the space below each question. In the end, your complete summary should be 1-2 pages, with Q3 and Q4 comprising the greatest portion.
Q1: According to the authors, what is novel about their conclusions or their approach (2-3 sentences)? In other words, why did they do these experiments and write about them?
Q2: List THREE conclusions that the authors make from their data. You may use bullet points. The more specific you are, the easier part 3 will be.
Q3: For ONE of the conclusions listed in Q2, describe ALL the evidence provided to support it. Be specific about what type of data is shown and which figure(s) the data is in.
Q4: Provide ONE criticism of either the biology or the technology of the paper. In other words, what flaws do you see in the way they conducted the experiment, the interpretation of the data or their understanding of the underlying biology? Do not include criticisms of the format of the paper, these are aesthetic.
Q5: List TWO questions that you have after reading the paper. These may be practical questions about the approach, philosophical questions about the implications, etc.
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