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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 817492–501 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.7.492
Published: 01 September 2019
...Alex H. Valenzuela; Erica L. Mullins; Antje Lauer Valley fever, a disease caused by the soilborne fungal pathogen Coccidioides spp., is on the rise in the southwestern United States and is suspected of expanding its habitat in response to climate change. Many people residing in endemic areas are...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824241–246 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.241
Published: 01 April 2020
.../brochures/docs/2012/ForestFacts_1952-2012_English.pdf . Pautasso , M. , Holdenrieder , O. & Stenlid , J. ( 2005 ). Susceptibility to fungal pathogens of forests differing in tree diversity . In M. Scherer-Lorenzen , C. Koerner & E.D. Schulze (Eds.), Forest...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819680–685 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.680
Published: 01 December 2019
...............................3.169-I, 5.340-I, 5.352-I Flatworms............................6.430-I Food safety............................6.412-I Foraging............................2.115-I Formative assessment............................9.669-TT Fungal pathogens............................7.492-I Fungi...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819658–664 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.658
Published: 01 December 2019
... of soil, as a model to explain the relevance and importance of this concept. Students will perform experiments ranging from isolation and selection of Streptomyces species, to performing fungal and bacterial challenge assays to evaluate their biocontrol capacity, to screening for specialized...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 815360–365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.5.360
Published: 01 May 2019
... . Fisher, M.C. , Henk, D.A. , Briggs, C.J. , Brownstein, J.S. , Madoff, L.C. , McCraw, S.L. & Gurr, S.J. ( 2012 ). Emerging fungal threats to animal, plant and ecosystem health . Nature , 484 , 186 – 194 . Gianinazzi, S. , Gollett, A. , Binet, M.-N. , van Tuinen, D. , Redecker, D...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 80135–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.1.35
Published: 01 January 2018
... seen coming off of the moss. Observe typical physiological responses of plants to fungal-like pathogens using microscopy to make qualitative observations. Collect quantitative data on peroxidase activity in plant tissue using an enzyme assay. Analyze data using Microsoft Excel and basic...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 80111–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.1.11
Published: 01 January 2018
... https://www.museumsandtheweb.com/mw2009/papers/schaller/schaller.html Simard, S. W. , Asay, A. , Beiler, K. , Bingham, M. , Deslippe, J. , He, X. , Philip, L. , Song, Y. , & Teste, F. ( 2015 ). Resource transfer between plants through ectomycorrhizal fungal networks . In T. R. Horton...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 768536–541 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.8.7
Published: 01 October 2014
...Tara L. Bal “Forest health” is an important concept often not covered in tree, forest, insect, or fungal ecology and biology. With minimal, inexpensive equipment, students can investigate and conduct their own forest health survey to assess the percentage of trees with natural or artificial wounds...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 748565–569 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.8.6
Published: 01 October 2012
... topics into the classroom. Freshwater environments such as ponds are ideal for making students aware of the diversity and complex interactions of its inhabitants. In the project described here, we focused on the detection of the fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ( Bd ), which is...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2013; 753194–201 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2013.75.3.8
Published: 01 March 2013
...). Genetic variation and molecular biogeography of a North American invasive plant species ( Alliaria petiolata , Brassicaceae). International Journal of Plant Sciences , 162 , 161–169. Mitchell, C.E. & Power, A.G. (2003). Release of invasive plants from fungal and viral pathogens. Nature , 421...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747445–451 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.4
Published: 01 September 2012
.... Chan, S. (2010). Designing an online class using a constructivist approach. Journal of Adult Education , 39 , 26–39. Chanchaichaovivat, A., Panijpan, B. & Ruenwongsa, P. (2008). Yeast biocontrol of a fungal plant disease: a model for studying organism interrelationships. Journal of Biological...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 739528–536 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.9.5
Published: 01 November 2011
.... © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers. 2011 Microbiology instruction natural science pedagogy microbial diversity microbial evolution A. Both belong to the domain Bacteria B. Both are obligate intracellular pathogens C. Both are Gram (+) D. Both are Gram (-) E...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 736331–335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.6.5
Published: 01 August 2011
... successfully engaged students, reinforced theoretical information presented in lectures, provided our students with valuable and current molecular technique exposure, and made molecular microbiology personally meaningful and exciting. Figure 5. Dirty PCR using fungal and bacterial colonies as template...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 728490–494 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.8.5
Published: 01 October 2010
... == distilled water, ST == stream water). Figure 1. A flow chart of the laboratory exercise (DI == distilled water, ST == stream water). Figure 2. Sample data sheet for fungal and bacterial (colony) counts. (A) Students observe 10 systematically chosen fields of view using a light microscope (40...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2005; 676375 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451863
Published: 01 August 2005
...Mary Jane Davis Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers Biology of Fungal Pathogens Joseph-Alexander Verreet Holger Klink The American Phytopathological Society (APS) JosE VAZQUEZ, DEPARTMENT EDITOR AV & Software Reviews ;> 0- 0 0 V) V) PLANT PATHOLOGY Biology of Fungal...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 713145–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669396
Published: 01 March 2009
... risks that are not being adequately addressed. Further, spe cific guidelines for bacterial or fungal culture in school laboratories appear to be either superficial or lacking, and are not based on evi dence regarding current practices. The objective of this study was to characterize bacterial and fungal...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 715305–307 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669436
Published: 01 May 2009
... Higher Education, A19-A22. Brantley, S. (2008). Understanding soil time. Science, 321, 1454-1455. Bromfield, L.(1945). Pleasant Valley. New York, NY: Harper. Bromfield, L (1948). Malabar Farm. New York, NY: Harper. Cullen, D. (2008). Fungal symbiosis unearthed. Nature, 452, 42-43...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 714209–216 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669414
Published: 01 April 2009
... extract has been found to have antifungal activity. Sanguinaria canadensis Indian Paint, Red Root, Sweet Slumber Used to treat ringworm, fungal infections, ulcers, and skin diseases. Alkaloids such as sanguina rine, protopine, cholerythrine; and chelidone acid. Simmondsio chinensis Jojoba The Apache...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 707405–410 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163312
Published: 01 September 2008
...: Pearson Benjamin Cummings. Brussow, H. (2007). Using antibodies, probiotics, phages to pressure pathogens. Microbe, 7(2), 341-346. Bryskier, A. (2005a). Ansamycins. In A. Bryskier (Ed.), Antimicrobial Agents: Antibacterials and Antifungals. Washington, DC: ASM Press. Bryskier, A. (2005b...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2005; 676375–376 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451864
Published: 01 August 2005
... Biology of Fungal Pathogens. 2002-2004. VHS or DVD. Video series edited byjoseph-Alexander Verreet and Holger Klink. Produced by The American Phytopathological Society (APS), 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul, Minnesota 55121-2097. www.aps net.org. $99. The first volume of the three videos is Fungal...