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Kimball's Biology Pages

Kimball's Biology Pages

This sites is an online text. It covers all aspects of general biology. It is searchable by term or alphabetically. Pages include text and images. Directions for use of the site are clear. Topics include: Animals; Caenorhabditis elegans: a model organism, Drosophila melanogaster, Invertebrates, Vertebrates, Zebrafish. Behavior: Innate Behavior, Circadian Rhythms, Honeybee Navigation, Learned Behavior, Magnetoreceptors, Avoiding Predation, Pheromones, Taxes. Biochemistry: ATP, Bioluminescence, Cellular respiration, Chemiosmosis, Enzymes, G proteins, Gels, Glycolysis, Metabolism, Photorespiration, Photosynthesis, Reactive oxygen species (ROS), Second messengers, Serine proteases, The Urea cycle. Cancer: Ames Test, Angiogenesis, Burkitt's Lymphoma, Immunotherapy of cancer, The LD50 test,... Show More
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Anil Kapoor
Anil Kapoor (Faculty)
6 years ago

Great area on microbiology

Time spent reviewing site: 35m
Harriet Mathews
Harriet Mathews (Faculty)
6 years ago

Excellent writing on the density dependent and independent factors that contribute to species diversity or extinction. Graphs, cases, and vocabulary links are plentiful. For teaching AP Environmental Science, this is an example of an 'excellent' essay. http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/P/Populations2.html