Monthly Archives: January 2019
Quite nicely paired with current classwork, a new study has shed light on the human mutation rate. Genetic mutations are instrumental in the evolution of species. This has been the case since the beginning of all organisms. Those individuals of … Keep Reading
Image from Wikimedia Commons Modern medicine relies heavily on treating bacterial infections of the body with antibiotics. An antibiotic is a substance that specifically targets bacteria, killing microbial cells. Technology has allowed us to produce these antibiotics in laboratories to … Keep Reading
Diabetes is a devastating disease that affects nearly 31 million Americans along with another 84 million people with prediabetes. Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death is the United States and can bring other problems such as diabetic retinopathy. … Keep Reading
The following videos from Mr. Andersen will help you learn about DNA, RNA, protein synthesis, viral reproduction, bacterial gene regulation, eukaryotic genomes and biotechnology, the major topics of Unit 6. Check out Mr. Andersen’s “bozemanbiology” channel on YouTube for more.