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Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault in Our Cells

Biology

Cells in tumors mutate very quickly as they grow and divide, creating a tumor...
You Can’t Always Get What You Want: A Lesson in Human Evolution

Biology

This lesson introduces students to the concepts of evolution, specifically the...
The Case of the Stolen Painting: A Forensic Mystery

Biology

This video was conceived around the idea that students, particularly students...
From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer Develops Over Time

Biology

This lesson focuses on: how cancer is caused by mutations that accumulate over...
Making It Personal: Using DNA to Tailor Cancer Treatments

Biology

This lesson focuses on different anti-cancer drugs, including chemotherapy and...
Tissue Specific Gene Expression

Biology

How is it that all cells in our body have the same genes, yet cells in...
Using DNA to Identify People

Biology

This lesson focuses on the molecular biology technique of DNA fingerprinting:...
Discovering Genes Associated with Diseases and Traits in Dogs

Biology

In this video module, students learn how scientists use genetic information...
Classifying Animals by Appearance Versus DNA Sequence

Biology

The topic of this video module is how to classify animals based on how closely...