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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 787568–574 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.7.568
Published: 01 September 2016
...Eva M. Ogens; Richard Langheim We describe how to enable students to learn about the transmission of disease, resistant bacteria, and the importance of taking a “full course” of antibiotics by developing models and simulations to represent the growth and demise of bacteria. By doing these...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81147–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.1.47
Published: 01 January 2019
... additives, and/or antibiotics have on the gut microbiome. One of the major bacteria in the guts of fruit flies is Lactobacillus , which is easy to grow in the lab. This exercise is done in three consecutive lab sessions. During Lab 1, students prepare a standard nutritive medium that has been mixed with a...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 807530–535 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.7.530
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jesse A. Lewis; Nadja Anderson In this lesson students will use the Penicillium chrysogenum fungus, which naturally produces the antibiotic penicillin, to investigate the effect of naturally produced antibiotics on bacteria in laboratory cultures. Students co-culture P. chrysogenum with three...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 804305–307 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.4.305
Published: 01 April 2018
... and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2018 painting bacteria E. coli protein gene expression DNA Addgene Roger Tsien Repository ( https://www.addgene.org/Roger_Tsien/ ) SEPGuides pFLO Transformation Protocol ( http://www.fredhutch.org/en/education...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 803214–220 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.3.214
Published: 01 March 2018
...Michelle A. Williams; Patricia J. Friedrichsen; Troy D. Sadler; Pamela J. B. Brown Since antibiotics have become routinely used to treat infections, antibiotic resistance is now an emerging concern for public health. To understand how bacteria become resistant to antibiotics, many students draw...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 728513–516 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.8.10
Published: 01 October 2010
..., bacteria seem to have gotten the ““idea”” first and have been doing it for billions of years. Second, and probably more important than a question of precedent, olivine is found in Martian meteorites and on Mars' surface, so these might be a good place to look for evidence of microbial life when Martian...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 716363–366 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565332
Published: 01 August 2009
... online at: http://books.nap.edu/readingroom/books/nses/html/. HOW-TO-'DO-IT A Visual Demonstration of Plasmid DNA Preparation from Bacteria * RALPH L. KEIL, LAURA K. PALMER Unprecedented advances in unraveling mysteries of life have occurred as a result of the molecular biology revolution. Some major...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 714231–234 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669416
Published: 01 April 2009
... Agents, 2351, 575-578. INQUIRY & INVESTIGATION V Bacteria Buster: Testing Antibiotic Properties of Silver Nanoparticles + GRANT E.GARDNER, M.GAIL JONES RECOMMENDATION Nanoscale science and engineering arc disciplines thai examine the unique behaviors and properties o? materials that emerge at the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 705299–302 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163277
Published: 01 May 2008
...Maura C. Flannery Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers References Atkins, J. F. & Baranov, P. V. (2007). Duality in the genetic code. Nature, 448(7157), 1004-1005. Ball, P. (2007a). Bacteria may be wiring up the soil. Nature, 449(7161), 388-388. Ball, P. (2007b...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 693149–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452123
Published: 01 March 2007
... farming? Nature, 428, 792-293. Macilwain 792 428 Nature 2004 Schaad, NW., Jones, J.B. & Chun, W. (Editors). (2001). Laboratory Guide for Identification of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria. St. Paul, MN: APS Press. Schaad Laboratory Guide for Identification of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 69294–97 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452104
Published: 01 February 2007
..., The Evolutionary Arms Race 2001 Zi z 0 . 0- z a Experimental Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance in Bacteria AMY C. KRIST SASHA A. SHOWSH volution is typically measured as a change in allele or genotype frequencies over one or more generations. Consequently, evolution is difficult to show...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 668554–559 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451739
Published: 01 October 2004
... "super-bugs". The Los Angeles Times, May. May The Los Angeles Times 2002 Sherman, P. & Flaxman, S. (2001). Protecting ourselves from food. American Scientist, (89), 142-151. Sherman 89 142 American Scientist 2001 - 0 0 H 0- Stalking Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Common...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 629649–651 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451003
Published: 01 November 2000
... 1985 Jensen, M., Wright, D. & Robison, R. (1997). Microbiology for the Health Sci- ences, 4th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall Inc. Jensen 4 Microbiology for the Health Sciences 1997 Mangan, A. (1969). Interactions between some aural Aspergillus spe- cies and bacteria...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 633184–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451074
Published: 01 March 2001
... indicator and pathogenic bacteria. Food Microbiology, 17, 3-12. Warburton 3 17 Food Microbiology 2000 White, D. (2000). The Physiology and Biochemistry of Prokaryotes. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press. White 2 The Physiology and Biochemistry of Prokaryotes 2000 covery of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 635368–371 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451126
Published: 01 May 2001
... Greenberg, E.P. (2000). Pump up the versatility. Nature, 406, 947-948. Greenberg 947 406 Nature 2000 Hagmann, M. (2000). Intimate portraits of bacterial nemeses. Science, 288, 800-801. 10.2307/3075178 800 Mackenzie, D. (2001). Virtual mole- cules nail bacteria's weapon. Science, 291...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1998; 606430–433 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450515
Published: 01 June 1998
.... & Schlessinger, D. (1989). Mechanics of Microbial Dis- ease. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins. Schaechter Mechanics of Microbial Disease 1989 How-To-Do-It Aibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: There Is Hope Susan Offner Most of today's news about antibiot- ics is gloomy. Many common bacterial infections are...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 618629–633 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450782
Published: 01 October 1999
..., R. & Malloch, D. (1999). Fungus-growing ants use antibiotic-producing bacteria to control garden parasites. Nature, 398, 701-704. Currie 701 398 Nature 1999 Doolittle, R. (1997). A bug with excess gastric activity. Nature, 388, 515-516. Doolittle 515 388 Nature 1997...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 618610–611 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450777
Published: 01 October 1999
... Wood, W., Harvey, G., Olson, E.S. & Reid, T.M.S. (1993). Aztreonam selective agar for Gram positive bac- teria. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 46, 769-771. Wood 769 46 Journal of Clinical Pathology 1993 How-To-Do-It Isolating "Unknown" Bacteria in the Introductory Microbiology...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 615372–375 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450700
Published: 01 May 1999
... Microbiology 1991 McFeters, G.A., Broadaway, S.C., Pyle, B.H. & Egozy, Y. (1993). Distribution of bacteria within operating labora- tory water purification systems. Applied and Environmental Microbiol- ogy, 59(5), 1410-1415. McFeters 5 1410 59 Applied and Environmental Microbiology 1993...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1997; 596370–373 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450332
Published: 01 June 1997
... excellence from Plato to Darwin 1996 Grady, D. (1996). Quick-change patho- gens gain an evolutionary edge. Sci- ence, 274, 1081. 10.2307/2891562 1081 Gray, M. (1996). The third form of life. Nature, 383, 299-300. Gray 299 383 Nature 1996 Kaiser, J. (1995). Can deep bacteria live...