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Title: Chimpanzee Droppings Lead Scientists to Evolutionary Discovery
Url: http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=...
Creator: Kosal, Erica F.
Publisher: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
Description: This case study looks at the research of Dr. Beatrice Hahn, who used DNA sequences in chimpanzee droppings to find the origins of HIV. The material is appropriate for introductory biology courses for both science and health majors and non majors.
The lesson is intended for high school and lower level undergraduate students. 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 -- Specialities of internal medicine -- Immunologic diseases -- Immunodeficiency -- AIDS. HIV infections
Science -- Microbiology -- Pathogenic microorganisms. By disease, A-Z -- AIDS (Disease). HIV infections
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Mammals -- Systematic divisions. By order and family, A-Z -- Primates -- Hominidae
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Health -- Disease
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Instructional issues
Health -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Agriculture -- Zoology
Health -- Diseases
Health -- Physiology
Health -- Anatomy
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2008-04-16
Resource Type: Cases
Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo.
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-01-14 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-29 14:15:35 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Staff  Scout Staff
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Resource URL Clicks: 22
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