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Title: Milk and rBGH Labeling: A Case-Based Biology Lesson Plan
Url: http://bioquest.org/lifelines/gotmilk.html
Creator: Albrecht, Mark
Mosher, Roy
Savage, Mary
Publisher: BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium
LifeLines Online
Description: In this case-based activity, students will learn about issues surrounding food labeling and why/how the growth hormone rBGH is made. Students will also learn about fundamental biological, biotechnological, and genetic concepts such as DNA, genes, and chromosomes.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Animal culture -- Cattle -- Dairy processing. Dairy products (General) -- Milk and cream
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Cytology -- Chromosomes
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Recombination mechanisms -- Genes. Alleles. Genome
Science -- Physiology -- Animal biochemistry -- Special substances -- Organic substances -- Proteins, amino acids, etc. -- Hormones
Science -- Physiology -- Animal biochemistry -- Special substances -- Organic substances -- Proteins, amino acids, etc. -- Hormones -- Special, A-Z -- Pituitary hormones
Technology -- Chemical technology -- Biotechnology
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Health -- Nutrition
Health -- Safety
Key Concept: Agriculture -- Biotechnology
Agriculture -- Dairy
Agriculture -- Food
Agriculture -- Nutrition
Date Issued: 2000
Resource Type: Cases
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Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: LifeLines OnLine
Access Rights: Free access
Source: LifeLines
Full Record Views: 32
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