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Title: A Case Study of Memory Loss in Mice
Url: https://www.nsta.org/ncss-case-study/case-study-memory-loss-mice
Creator: Hudecki, Michael S.
Publisher: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
Description: This case study looks at an animal model in the study of Alzheimer's disease. Students will identify which components of the scientific method are used in the case. The lesson may be used in a variety of science courses, both for science majors and non-majors; it would be appropriate for upper level high school or lower level undergraduate classes. The case study and teaching notes may be downloaded in PDF format. The site also includes a section for instructor feedback where general comments may be read and contributed.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry -- Psychiatry -- Psychopathology -- Psychoses -- Dementia -- Presenile dementia -- Alzheimer's disease
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine -- Forensic medicine. Medical jurisprudence. Legal medicine -- Research. Experimentation
Science -- Science (General) -- Philosophy. Methodology
Science -- Zoology -- Anatomy -- Study and teaching. Research -- Laboratory manuals -- By laboratory animal, A-Z -- Mice
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Health -- Disease
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Key Concept: Chemistry -- Scientific method
Health -- Diseases
Health -- Nervous system
Biology -- Species
Date Issued: 2001-08-07
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Instructional Material -- Case Study
Instructional Material -- Lesson/Lesson Plan
Instructional Material -- Instructor Guide/Manual
Format: Document -- PDF
Document -- HTML
Audience OLD: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
University First Cycle
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Language: English
Rights: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo.
Access Rights: Free access
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