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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 807477–482 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.7.477
Published: 01 September 2018
... result students fail to appreciate how the field has developed from past to present. We designed a lesson based on the story of Typhoid Mary to engage students in the learning and application of Koch's postulates in the field of epidemiology and provide insight into the interplay between scientists and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818577–581 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.577
Published: 01 October 2019
... learning goals of the module are as follows: Lesson 1 introduces the real-life issue of diseases caused by pathogenic microorganisms, such as typhoid fever and bubonic plague, to stimulate student thinking. Students are presented with the various modes by which a pathogen can cause a disease. The main...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 809697–701 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.9.697
Published: 01 November 2018
... species............................2.100-F Typhoid Mary............................7.477-F Vaccines............................9.686-TT Vinyl chloride............................8.600-I, 8.600-OL Virology............................7.493-RL Viruses............................1.50-TT...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 739513–519 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.9.3
Published: 01 November 2011
... typhoid vaccine stored at room temperature became contaminated in Columbia, South Carolina, and 12 of 21 children inoculated with contaminated diphtheria vaccine died of staphylococcal infection in 1928 in Queensland, Australia ( Baker, 2008 ). Since 1968, the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations has required...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 635325–335 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451119
Published: 01 May 2001
...). Cholera: calamitous past, ominous future. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 20(5), 1409-1419. Lacey 5 1409 20 Clinical Infectious Diseases 1995 Leavitt, J.W. (1996). Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health. Boston: Beacon Press. Leavitt Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1994; 567440–443 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449878
Published: 01 October 1994
... close, she became a bacteriologist at the Memorial Institute for Infectious Diseases in Chicago and published a number of papers in bac- teriology. She combined her interests in the welfare of the poor with her scientific skills and studied the spread of typhoid through the slums of Chi- cago...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1991; 538467–478 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449371
Published: 01 November 1991
..., and it demonstrates how misleading the Whig interpreta- tion can be. Geison's bibliography is the best avail- able on Pasteur in English. In addition, there are several works that might be of special interest to science teachers. Three fairly recent and solid studies of this nature are Mary Jo Nye's...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1985; 47285–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4447956
Published: 01 February 1985
... stu- dents. The environmental problems shown were lo- cal, concrete situations involving dreaded diseases (such as typhoid) and the need for conservation. The science of ecology appeared in some biology textbooks as a lingering influence of 19th-century bi- ology teaching; but it was presented as...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1969; 317459–460 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4442747
Published: 01 October 1969
... intralaryngeally (1887). 18. Otto von Furth (b. 1867) Isolated myosin and myogen from muscles; worked on muscle con- traction and rigor mortis. Jacob Casson Geiger (b. 1885) Tens of awards for work with botulism, malaria, typhoid fever, brucellosis, rabies, etc. Asa Gray (b. 1810) Classified flora of North America...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1969; 315334–335 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4442596
Published: 01 May 1969
.... 1809) First in print to distinguish between typhoid fever and typhus (1837). 24. Britton Chance (b. 1913) Pioneered in the study of rapid biologic reactions of certain enzymes, the measurement of biologic reactions by spec- trophotometer and fluorometric techniques, and made first direct demonstration...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1968; 3010853–855 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4442329
Published: 01 December 1968
... botanists to be recognized in- ternationally; a premier taxonomist and evolutionist. Sir William Jenner (b. 1815) First to es- tablish a difference between typhus and typhoid fever. 31. John Charles Fremont (b. 1813) Led expedition to West and had many animals named for him. Book Reviews All unsigned...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1954; 16494–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438602
Published: 01 April 1954
... case of smallpox or typhoid fever. Perhaps that is true. Granted, that it takes bodily toll as does any organic disease. But what seems to have been overlooked by many authorities is the fact that a drug addict has a free will, and at least in the beginning, he has the choice of accepting or rejecting...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1942; 47197–202 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4437284
Published: 01 April 1942
... other places. Throughout the great area in which it has already established itself, and in wvhatever additionial areas it iiay eventually enter, it is an unpleasant threat, a veritable sword of Damocles- it is like havinig rattlesnakes on y-our golf course or a Typhoid Mary in your kitchen. At any time...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1949; 117181–182 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438089
Published: 01 November 1949
... hundreds of our customers. BC1.10 Bacteria Types. Three sepa- E13.78 Whitefish Mitosis. The out- rate smears showing a coccus, a bacil- standing mitosis slide. All stages and lus and a spirillum $1.20 many of them on every slide 1.00 BC4.2 Typhoid. Stained to show the H4.11 Nerve Cells. A smear prepara...