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Useful Links

Administrative: (class ID: 18651505)

Cells and Cell Transport webquest links:


Virtual Heart Dissection

YouTube video of cow heart dissection (Warning!  There's a bit of random conversation.)

Virtual Rat Dissection (missing urogenital system)

Claymation Rat Dissection (not very thorough, but kind of funny)




Infectious Disease and Poverty:

Microarrays and Epigenetics:

Gene Chips (Microarrays) Animation

Research Sites:

60-Second Science Learn about some exciting new discoveries every day!  You only need 60 seconds to be a little smarter!

Understanding Cancer (National Cancer Institute)
University of Utah Epigenetics Site
Why does lactic acid build up in muscles? And why does it cause soreness?

Lactic acid does more than cause fatigue

Human Genome Project and Contigs

Rx for Survival:  A Global Health Challenge

The Trillions of Microbes that Live in the Human Gut that Call Us Home and Help Keep us Healthy
mtDNA activity

Vaccines: Calling the Shots (excellent film about the controversy over vaccines)