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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 736337–340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.6.6
Published: 01 August 2011
...Stacy Baker In this two-part activity, students examine living cervical cancer cells and chromosomes from a women named Henrietta Lacks who died over 60 years ago, but whose cancer cells continued to divide and grow even after her death. Students then debate the legal and bioethical issues...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 803175–181 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.3.175
Published: 01 March 2018
... ethics (the haunting book The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks comes to mind), human population studies, health care and nutrition, sexuality and gender, drugs, environmental pollution, to name but a few. In this article we highlight the advantages of puppetry in the biology classroom, as an engaging...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 783248–253 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.3.248
Published: 01 March 2016
... is given in the References. Books on Evolution Books on Molecular Biology Beak of the Finch , Weiner Double Helix , Watson Life Ascending , Lane Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks , Skloot Red Queen , Ridley Power, Sex, Suicide , Lane Selfish Gene , Dawkins Survival...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 76281–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.2.3
Published: 01 February 2014
... unicellularity remains an open question. The HeLa cell line presents an interesting example of the evolution of unicellularity from a human ancestor. Cervical cancer cells isolated from Henrietta Lacks have been grown in the lab since 1951 and are so widely used that their collective biomass is estimated to be...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 729586–587 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.9.13.d
Published: 01 November 2010
...@taylor.edu The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks . By Skloot Rebecca . 2010 . Crown Publishing . (ISBN 9781400052172). 384 pages. Hardcover. $$26.00. If you want to bring science reading into your classroom and show why an understanding of science is needed by everyone and why...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 739568–571 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.9.14
Published: 01 November 2011
... Design........4:238-I, 7:396-I Field Study........8:485-H Forensic Botany........7:414-H Francis Crick........2:109-Q Gregor Mendel........7:382-F Group Activity........1:44-Q Guided Inquiry........1:24-H HeLa........6:337-I Henrietta Lacks........6:337-I Herbivory...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 742121–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.2.12
Published: 01 February 2012
..., Henrietta Heathorn, whom he married when she arrived in England in 1855. Huxley was not wealthy like Darwin, so when he returned to England he had to spend several years establishing himself before he could send for Henrietta. In the meantime, he busied himself with his work on jellyfish, which had also...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 728518 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.8.11
Published: 01 October 2010
... other issues associated with culturing cells from an involuntary donor as well as the race and gender of Henrietta Lacks. The notion of cell hybridization is tackled in chapter 5, ““Hybridity,”” which addresses the outcome of fusing different cell types to produce a progeny with mixed...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 71274–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669375
Published: 01 February 2009
... d. an infant Henrietta Emma, m. 1871 Richard 1843-19*9 ?George Howard? m. 1884 Maud Du 1845-191* ; : -* -Elizabeth d.s.p. 1847-1926 Francis, m, (t) 1874 Amy J x 1848-1925 RJcoenda Rwds.l!; 1850-18-7^: i and had ?saws , -Leonard m. (1) 1882 EU?i*m - ; " 18JO-1943 Frances Fraser ; - d^.p. 1846^1808...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2003; 658583–589 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451567
Published: 01 October 2003
... Life Sciences. BIOLOGIST 1 Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey (1863 - 1948) 2 Rachel Louise Carson (1907- 1964) 3 Jewel Plummer Cobb (1924 - ) 4 Alice Eastwood (1859- 1953) 5 Dian Fossey (1932 - 1985) 6 Rosalind Elsie Franklin (1920- 1958) 7 Jane Goodall (1934 - ) 8 Ida Henrietta Hyde (1857- 1945) 9 Rita...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1998; 604251–256 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450467
Published: 01 April 1998
.... Yost, E. (1954). Libbie Henrietta Hyman. In American Women of Science, (pp. 122-138). Philadelphia: JB Lippincott Co. Yost Libbie Henrietta Hyman 122 American Women of Science 1954 Libbie Henrietta Hyman Eminent Invertebrate Zoologis Rose M. Morgan D R. Libbie Henrietta Hyman was a pioneer...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1997; 59116–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450234
Published: 01 January 1997
... stabilize. In doing so, they can continue dividing indefinitely. In 1989, Morin identified a human telomere terminal transferase, or telomerase, in crude HeLa cell extracts (ovarian cancer cells obtained from patient Henrietta Lacks in 1951). The telomerase carries an RNA molecule, part of which is...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1993; 558451–501 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449712
Published: 01 November 1993
... Associate Professor Biology Baylor University _ _ 51 00 West Henrietta Rtoad _ P.O. Box 92912 Rtochester, NY 14692-9012 1-800-962-2660 Phone 1-800-635-8439 Fax DISCOVER The Go exploring with your students on a micro-expedition outfitted by Connecticut Valley! Invisible! OUR SPECIALTY Vigorous cultures of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1990; 523151–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449067
Published: 01 March 1990
... an M.A. in zoology from the University of California at Berkeley and an Ed.D. in curriculum from the University of Rochester. Prior to moving to California in 1988, Rosenthal was coordinator of science and health for the Rush-Henrietta Schools in New York. She has worked on projects for the New York...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1985; 478459–462 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4448146
Published: 01 November 1985
... in High School Biology Textbooks Dorothy B. Rosenthal Dorothy B. Rosenthal is coordinator of science and health for the Rush-Henrietta Central Schools, Henrietta, NY 14467. Prior to 1983 she was a student and instructor in the Graduate School of Edu- cation and Human Development of the Univ. of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1979; 419552–555 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4446753
Published: 01 December 1979
..., Henrietta, New York 14467. For a photograph of her and further biographic data, see ABT 41(6):366. 552 THE AMERICAN BIOLOGY TEACHER, VOLUME 41, NO. 9, DECEMBER 1979 Laboratory Study of Species of Drosophila This laboratory project was designed for a month of laboratory work by an advanced placement biology...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1954; 16122–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438557
Published: 01 January 1954
... Things, 191 Gardiner, Mary S., The Principles of General Biology, 191 Grimm, William Carey, The Shrubs of Pennsyl- vania, 164 Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, The Invertebrates: Acanthocephala, Aschelminthes, and Ento- procta-The Pseudocoelomate Bilateria, 84 Jean, Frank C., Harrah, Ezra C., Herman, Fred L., and...