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An online game where students have to do a series of bacterial and viral tests to identify the cause of an outbreak illness in the local community.
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Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Javascript
Date Added to MERLOT: July 24, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 25, 2013
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Submitter: Jeff Bell
Keywords: Polio, String of Pearls Test, virus, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Ebola virus, disease, Rubella, chocolate agar, Influenza, MacConkey agar, Campylobacter jejuni, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis C, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Clostridium botulin, thiosulfate citrate bile salts sucrose agar, Haemophilus influenzae, Biosafety Level 1, Clostridium perfringensum, Yersinia pestis, Shigella, microbe, Paramyxovirus, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Vibrio cholerae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Lassa, hektoen enteric agar, blood agar plate, Tellurite Agar, bacteria, Biosafety Level 4, clostin naladixic acid agar, Epstein-barr virus, Biosafety Level 2, Biosafety Level 3, Hantavirus, Escherichia coli 0157:H7, Salmonella, Varicella, Klebsiella pneumoniae


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division, College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
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Language: English
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Avatar for Anil Kapoor
5 years ago

Anil Kapoor (Faculty)

fun site, needs alittle work but could easly be a great tool for the class room