functional anatomy of prokaryotic & eukaryotic cells

slides- Functional Anatomy of Prokaryotic & Eukaryotic Cells

Live cultures of Bacillus thuringiensis (Dipel) and B. subtilis (Kodiak) are sold as pesticides. What bacterial structures make it possible to package and sell this bacteria? For what purpose is each product used?

Students will individually examine the structures, chemistry and functions of capsules, endospores, sporulation and endospore germination over a period of one week. The readings for Week 1 through 3 and discussion activities in the same weeks are beneficial in preparing to complete this assignment.

Learners will synthesize their findings in a summary presentation of at least 10 slides that will be shared with their peers by the specified due date, when they will then compare and contrast the feedback from their research in this discussion forum. Learners will be evaluated against the criteria outlined in the assignment and discussion forum rubric.



discussion-  Principles of Disease & Epidemiology

Why is whooping cough considered an emerging infectious disease in California? Which stage of Pertusis is infectious?

Read the selected scriptures and in your response to the prompt discuss how at least one of the scriptures relates to the discussion topic.

  • Matthew 8:14 “When Jesus came into Peter’s house, he saw Peter’s mother-in-law lying in bed with a fever.”
  • Genesis 1:11 “Then God said, ‘Let the land produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants and trees on the land that bear fruit with seed in it, according to their various kinds.’ And it was so.”