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The American Biology Teacher (1985) 47 (8): 480–482.
Published: 01 November 1985
... Hormone Investigations That Work Donald S. Emmeluth Donald E. Brott Wouldn't it be nice to find some in- expensive laboratory investigations that are easy to set up and maintain, applicable at several levels of instruc- tion and useful in several biology courses? If these investigations used living...
The American Biology Teacher (1978) 40 (7): 410–422.
Published: 01 October 1978
...Newell A. Younggren; Mac E. Hadley Copyright 1978 National Association of Biology Teachers References COWIE, A. T. 1972. Lactation and its hormonal control. In Reproduction in mammals. 3. Hormones in reproduction, ed. by C. R. Austin and R. V. Short. London: Cambridge Univer- sity Press...
The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (8): 679–682.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Joseph Agugliaro Simple teaching experiments demonstrating endocrinological concepts are difficult to come by. I discuss a simple experiment demonstrating control of cutaneous drinking by the hormone angiotensin II in terrestrial toads, designed after methods published in the primary literature and...
The American Biology Teacher (1968) 30 (5): 400.
Published: 01 May 1968
...: The Publication Dept. (ABT), The Zoological Society of London, Regent's Park, London N.W.1, England. Hormone May be Answer to Insect Control An insect hormone which can be produced synthetically may turn out to be a satis- factory substitute for the dangerous pesti- cides and poisons now widely used...
The American Biology Teacher (1944) 6 (7): 167.
Published: 01 April 1944
...Jeannette Duer Sheridan 1944] Plalit Growtlh 167 PLANT GROWTH DUE TO HORMONES OR HORMONE- LIKE SUBSTANCES Hormonies or similar substances are kniowni to iniflueinee growth, either caus- ing it or iiihibiting it. A knowledge of these aids to orowth is of practical value to the plant grower as well...
in Exploring Ovulation & Pregnancy Using Over-the-Counter Products: A Novel Guided Inquiry > The American Biology Teacher
Published: 01 November 2012
Figure 1. Hormone fluctuations during a 28-day menstrual cycle. Estradiol is the main estrogen. This figure was published in Jones & Lopez (2006 , p. 78) and is reproduced here by permission of the copyright holder, Elsevier. Figure 1. Hormone fluctuations during a 28-day menstrual cycle More
Published: 01 October 2011
Figure 1. The cellular pathway of hormone disruption. Figure 1. The cellular pathway of hormone disruption. More
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (7): 584–589.
Published: 01 September 2017
... have developed a simple laboratory experiment to demonstrate the role of hormones in development. In this experiment, students will use a readily available agonist to disrupt insect development, preventing metamorphosis. This exercise fits well into the AP lab curriculum and the NGSS LSB.1 objectives...
The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (9): 644–646.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Margaret L. Hudson This simple role-play exercise involves the whole class in learning about the function of hormones in promoting homeostasis and the value of negative feedback, using the example of regulation of calcium ions by parathyroid hormone. Figure 1. Layout for the activity in the...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (5): 387–392.
Published: 01 May 2017
... systems, patient symptoms, the hormones associated with blood glucose levels and urine production, as well as the detection techniques employed by physicians to diagnose patients. Diagnostic methods, testing procedures, and the disease itself make this lab extraordinarily relevant to the lives of students...
The American Biology Teacher (1986) 48 (6): 360–361.
Published: 01 September 1986
... Antidiuretic Hormone's Action William R. Beizer Antidiuretic hormone (ADH) is a neurohypophyseal octapeptide me- diating water homeostasis in species throughout the Vertebrata. In mammals, ADH increases renal col- lecting duct permeability, thereby re- claiming water from the developing urine via an osmotic...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (1): 55–61.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Josef De Beer; Neal Petersen This article provides ideas for a laboratory investigation into the role of the plant hormone ethylene in seed germination. The role of ethylene is explored from various perspectives, namely from an indigenous knowledge perspective, but also from a botany and economic...
The American Biology Teacher (1981) 43 (1): 21–25.
Published: 01 January 1981
.... Etkin 76 214 Scientific American 1966 .1970. The endocrine mechanism of amphibian meta- morphosis, an evolutionary achievement. Memoirs of the Society of Endocrinology18:137. Etkin 137 18 Memoirs of the Society of Endocrinology 1970 FRIEDEN, E., and JUST, J.J.1970. Hormonal...
The American Biology Teacher (1980) 42 (1): 12–26.
Published: 01 January 1980
....1970. Chromatophores and color change in the lizard, Anolis carolinensis. Zeitschrift fur Zellforschung104:282. Taylor 282 104 Zeitschrift fur Zellforschung 1970 YOUNGGREN, N.A., and HADLEY, M.E.1978. Hormone action: oxytocin-induced in vitro milk release. The American Biology Teacher40...
The American Biology Teacher (1974) 36 (6): 337–366.
Published: 01 September 1974
... transmitting information from animals to man 1968 .1969. Bio-medical telemetry. Ward's Bulletin8 (59). Mackay 59 8 Ward's Bulletin 1969 Hormonal Regulation Of Growth in Plants PETER B. KAUFMAN SARVJIT L. SONI WHY IS IT IMPORTANT to study hormonal regulation in plants? Since the pioneering...
The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (5): 417–423.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Katherine Meidl; Samantha Browning; Margaret Urschler; Basima Khan; Mark Milanick The action of hormones such as insulin in contributing to life-threatening diseases such as diabetes may be difficult for students to understand. To teach students the critical details of the regulation of blood...
The American Biology Teacher (1971) 33 (7): 426.
Published: 01 October 1971
...., New York. PARKER, N. R. 1968. The four minute chromosome squash. Turtox News 46 (9): 242. STOPYRA, T. J. 1969. A simple demonstration of mitosis. American Biology Teacher 31 (5): 310-311. Fig 4 Three cells in metaphase polar view at bottom x 500. Hormonal Control of Insects The search for a way of...
The American Biology Teacher (1969) 31 (9): 585–586.
Published: 01 December 1969
... SANBORN, RICHARD C. Nosema as a source of juvenile hormone in parasitized insects, Biologi- cal Bulletin, Vol. 126, No. 2, April, 1964, pp. 235-52. 10.2307/1539522 235 FISHER, FRANK M., and SANBORN, RICHARD C. Production of insect juvenile hormone by the microsporidian parasite Nosema, Nature, Vol...
The American Biology Teacher (1967) 29 (2): 114–119.
Published: 01 February 1967
... Demonstra- tion of a hypocalcemic factor (calcitonin) in commercial parathyroid extract. Science, 134: 2038. 10.2307/1708160 2038 7 Copp, H., E. Cameron, B. Cheney, A. G. F. Davidson, and K. Henze 1962 Evidence for calcitonin-A new hormone from the parathyroid that lowers blood calcium. Endocrinology...
The American Biology Teacher (1963) 25 (2): 110–112.
Published: 01 February 1963
...James A. Lockhart Light and Hormones in Plant Development * James A. Lockhart, Department of Plant Physiology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu There are a number of factors which are essential for plant growth. Some of the growth factors come from the environment in which the plant is growing...