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Section I: The Scientific Method
Chapter 5: Cell Phone Use and CancerTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 6: Is High Fructose Corn Syrup Bad for the Apple Industry?Teaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 7: Feeling Detoxified: Expectations, Effects, and ExplanationsTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 8: Rabbit Island and the Search for Tuberculosis TreatmentTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section II: Chemistry of Life
Chapter 9: Sweet Indigestion: A Directed Case Study on CarbohydratesTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 10: Dust to Dust: The Carbon CycleTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 11: A Can of Bull? Do Energy Drinks Really Provide a Source of Energy?Teaching NotesAnswer Key
Section III: The Cell
Chapter 12: The Mystery of the Seven Deaths: A Case Study in Cellular RespirationTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 13: Wrestling with Weight Loss: The Dangers of a Weight-Loss DrugTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 14: Nanobacteria: Are They or Aren’t They Alive?Teaching NotesAnswer Key
Section IV: Microbiology
Chapter 15: Fecal Coliforms in AntarcticaTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 16: Elvis Meltdown! Microbiology Concepts of Culture, Growth and MetabolismTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 17: Resistance is Futile … or is It? The Immunity System and HIV InfectionTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 18: An Infectious Cure: Phage TherapyTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section V: Genetics
Chapter 19: The “Blue People” of KentuckyTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 20: To the Bitter End: The Genetics of PTC SensitivityTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 21: In Sickness and in Health: A Trip to the Genetic CounselorTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 22: The Case of Desiree’s Baby: The Genetics and Evolution of Human Skin ColorTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 23: A Sickeningly Sweet Baby Boy: A Case Study on Autosomal Recessive InheritanceTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section VI: Molecular Biology
Chapter 24: “Not Exactly”: The Complexity of a Human Genetic DiseaseTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 25: The Case of the Druid DraculaTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 26: Which Little Piggy Went to Market? Bioinformatics and Meat ScienceTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 27: Classic Experiments in Molecular BiologyTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section VII: Evolution
Chapter 28: My Brother’s Keeper: A Case Study in Evolutionary Biology and Animal BehaviorTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 29: As the Worm Turns: Speciation and the Maggot FlyTeaching NotesNo answer key
Chapter 30: Trouble in Paradise: A Case of SpeciationTeaching NotesNo answer key
Chapter 31: PKU Carriers: How Many Are in Your Hometown?Teaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 32: Super Bug: Antibiotics and EvolutionTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 33: Exaggerated Traits and Breeding Success in Widowbirds: A Case of Sexual Selection and EvolutionTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section VIII: Plant Form and Function
Chapter 34: Is Guaiacum sanctum Effective Against Arthritis? An Ethnobotany CaseTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 35: I’m Looking Over a White-Striped Clover: A Case of Natural SelectionTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 36: The Ecology of Opuntia fragilis (Nuttall) HaworthTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 37: Tougher Plants: Beating Stress by Protecting Photosynthesis in Genetically Modified PlantsTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section IX: Animal Form and Function
Chapter 38: The 2000-Meter Row: A Case in HomeostasisTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 39: Girl Pulled Alive from Ruins, 15 Days after EarthquakeTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 40: Hot and Bothered: A Case of Endocrine DiseaseTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 41: Keeping up with the JonesesTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 42: The Hunger Pains: Ghrelin, Weight Loss, and MaintenanceTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section X: Health
Chapter 43: Michael’s Story: A Case Study of AutismTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 44: Breast Cancer Risk: Using Real Medical Histories to Rank Genetic and Environmental InfluencesTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 45: A Light Lunch? A Case in Calorie CountingTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 46: Pharmacogenetics: Using Genetics to Treat DiseaseTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section XI: Ecology and Behavior
Chapter 47: The Dead Zone: Ecology and Oceanography in the Gulf of MexicoTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 48: Threats to Biodiversity: A Case Study of Hawaiian BirdsTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 49: The Wolf, the Moose, and the Fir Tree: A Case Study of Trophic InteractionsTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 50: Mathematics in Conservation: The Case of the Endangered Florida PantherTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 51: Search for the Missing Sea Otters: An Ecological Detective StoryTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Section XII: Biosphere and Conservation
Chapter 52: Living Downstream: Atrazine and Coliform Bacteria Effects on Water QualityTeaching NotesNo answer key
Chapter 53: Do Corridors Have Value in Conservation?Teaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 54: The Wealth of Water: The Value of an Essential ResourceTeaching NotesAnswer Key
Chapter 55: The Effects of Coyote Removal in Texas: A Case Study in Conservation BiologyTeaching NotesAnswer Key